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Definition of "concerted" []

  • Planned or accomplished together; combined: We made a concerted effort to solve the problem. (adjective)
  • Music Arranged in parts for voices or instruments. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "concerted" in a sentence
  • "They wrote today to Bill Lan Lee, the assistant attorney general for civil rights, and asked him to conduct a federal investigation into what they call the concerted effort to undermine the right to vote -- Stephen."
  • "He said the move was staged by Democrats to avoid investigating what he called a concerted effort by Perdue to circumvent the laws so the campaign could hide flights offered by donors who had already exceeded the $4,000 maximum donation per election."
  • "HRW also decried what it called a concerted attack on the International Criminal Court"