gentlemen's agreement definition

  • others:
    • An agreement binding only as a matter of honor; usually, specif., these types of an understanding among the list of minds of industrial or merchantile enterprises, the terms of which could not be included and implemented in a legal agreement.
    • an understanding binding only as a matter of honor; often, specif., these types of an understanding on the list of minds of manufacturing or merchantile businesses, the terms of which could not be included and enforced in a legal agreement.
    • An agreement binding only as a matter of honor; usually, specif., such an understanding one of the minds of manufacturing or merchantile companies, the terms of which could never be included and implemented in a legal agreement.
  • noun:
    • your own agreement considering honor and not legally binding
    • your own contract considering honor and never legally binding
    • a personal arrangement based on honor and never lawfully binding

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