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Definition of associate

What is the definition of "associate"?
  • as•so•ci•ateverb-transitive
  • 1. To join as a partner, ally, or friend.
    2. To connect or join together; combine.
    3. To connect in the mind or imagination: "I always somehow associate Chatterton with autumn” ( John Keats).

  • as•so•ci•ateverb-intransitive
  • 1. To join in or form a league, union, or association. See Synonyms at join.
    2. To spend time socially; keep company: associates with her coworkers on weekends.

Use "associate" in a sentence
  • ""Most Americans who have heard the name associate her with only a few lines of text that she wrote.""

    "Durand, a man who had a powerful affinity with banks and who was a three-time ex-convict, was by definition a man of dubious reputation, a reputation confirmed by the fact that he was a close and longtime term associate of Cronkite."

    "One feature I would like to implement is being able to associate a short word followed by an F-key, eg F12, with a window from which I can select some action."

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