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Written agreement   /rˈɪtən əgrˈimənt/   Listen
Written agreement

A legal document summarizing the agreement between parties.

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"Written agreement" Quotes from Famous Books

... this contract stipulating that she must sign her full name before the marriage can take place. That verbal agreement, which Mr. Cowles mentions, of signing it letter by letter, does not in law affect a written agreement. This written contract must, in the law, be construed just as It stands, and under its own phrasing, by its own inherent evidence. The obvious and apparent evidence is that the person beginning this signature was Ellen Meriwether—the same who wrote ...
— The Way of a Man • Emerson Hough

... of remuneration I should not look to—as anything would be everything—and whatever it might be, let me say that my bones would have no rest unless by written agreement a division should be made of the profits (little or much) between myself and him through whom alone I could hope to obtain a hearing with that formidable personage, ...
— Charlotte Bronte and Her Circle • Clement K. Shorter

... the way of recovering for Miss Elder from twenty to a hundred thousand dollars, out of which she has been cheated. But, before I give you any information on the subject, I shall require an honourable pledge on your part, as well as written agreement, to pay me twenty per cent. of the whole amount recovered. ...
— True Riches - Or, Wealth Without Wings • T.S. Arthur

... the act of Congress approved March 3, 1893, entitled "An act making appropriations for current and contingent expenses and fulfilling treaty stipulations with Indian tribes for fiscal year ending June 30, 1894," the Cherokee Nation of Indians, by a written agreement made on the 17th day of May, 1893, has ratified the agreement for the cession of certain lands hereinafter described, as amended by said act of March 3, 1893, and thereby ceded, conveyed, transferred, relinquished, and surrendered all its title, ...
— Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents - Volume 8, Section 2 (of 2): Grover Cleveland • Grover Cleveland

... through the solicitations of Malwida, to offer me her personal assistance. She gave me about three thousand francs, of which at this moment I was certainly in the greatest need; as I did not wish to accept this money as a gift, I gave the lady, who in no way exacted it, a written agreement of my own accord, by which I undertook to return this sum at the end of a year. She good-naturedly accepted this, not as a security but merely in order to satisfy my feelings. When, at the end of this time, I found it impossible to meet my obligation, I turned to Malwida, who was ...
— My Life, Volume II • Richard Wagner

... a written agreement with Lefingwell. Never had to. Jim's word was all I ever wanted from him—all I ...
— The Trail Horde • Charles Alden Seltzer

Words linked to "Written agreement" :   escrow, submission, law, concordat, understanding, Articles of Confederation, treaty, pact, accord, legal document, legal instrument, covenant, compact, contract, indenture, obligation, official document, jurisprudence, instrument, agreement

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