- mutually arranged or agreed upon; made or done together; combined
- Music arranged in parts
- characterized by striving and determination: a student's concerted effort
- When multiple people create a plot to get a governor elected, this is an example of a concerted effort to get a governor elected.
- When it is extremely difficult to successfully make a particular recipe and you spend a great deal of time and effort trying to do it right, this is an example of a time when you make a concerted effort.
The definition of concerted is a joint effort or something coordinated with multiple parties, or something that requires a lot of effort or hard working.
- Planned or accomplished together; combined: We made a concerted attempt to solve the problem.
- Deliberate and determined: “Even if she did make a concerted effort to achieve a level of eloquence or originality in her work, she does not imagine that many readers would notice or care” ( Susan Gregory Thomas )
- Music Arranged in parts for voices or instruments.
- simple past tense and past participle of concert
(comparative more concerted, superlative most concerted)
- After an ill-concerted attack on Paris, in which Joan was wounded, the French army broke up for the winter.
- And the Fronde, preserved her from concerted and persistent foreign attack.
- Measures were here concerted against Pope Benedict, who was driven out of Rome in January 1059, Nicholas II.
- The efficacy of the Little Entente as a counter-reactionary alliance was manifested in April 1921, and again in October 1921, when its concerted action helped to frustrate the two attempts of Charles of Habsburg-Lorraine to recapture the throne of Hungary.
- After spreading terror through Calabria, he crossed over to Sicily, where he concerted further attacks on the French.