Definitions of associate

  1.   keep company with hang out with He associates with strange people She affiliates with her colleagues
  2.   a degree granted by a two year college on successful completion of the undergraduates course of studies
  3.   any event that usually accompanies or is closely connected with another first was the lightning and then its thunderous associate
  4.   a person who joins with others in some activity he had to consult his associate before continuing
  5.   a person who is frequently in the company of another drinking companions comrades in arms
  6.   bring or come into association or action The churches consociated to fight their dissolution
  7.   having partial rights and privileges or subordinate status an associate member an associate professor
  8.   make a logical or causal connection I cannot connect these two pieces of evidence in my mind colligate these facts I cannot relate these events at all
  9.   To join with one as a friend companion partner or confederate as to associate others with us in business or in an enterprise
  10.   To join or connect to combine in acting as particles of gold associated with other substances
  11.   To connect or place together in thought
  12.   To accompany to keep company with
  13.   To unite in company to keep company implying intimacy as congenial minds are disposed to associate
  14.   To unite in action or to be affected by the action of a different part of the body
  15.   Closely connected or joined with some other as in interest purpose employment or office sharing responsibility or authority as an associate judge
  16.   Admitted to some but not to all rights and privileges as an associate member
  17.   Connected by habit or sympathy as associate motions such as occur sympathetically in consequence of preceding motions
  18.   A companion one frequently in company with another implying intimacy or equality a mate a fellow
  19.   A partner in interest as in business or a confederate in a league
  20.   One connected with an association or institution without the full rights or privileges of a regular member as an associate of the Royal Academy
  21.   Anything closely or usually connected with another an concomitant
  22.   A companion a confederate an ally one belonging to a society or institution
  23.   Joined in interest object or purpose sharing office or employment as a colleague or partner
  24.   To unite join as a companion friend or confederate
  25.   To unite in company or action to have fellowship
  26.   To join with as a friend or partner to unite in the same body
  27.   To keep company with to combine or unite
  28.   Joined or connected with
  29.   One joined or connected with another a companion friend partner or ally
  30.   A companion partaker partner
  31.   Associate
  32.   To join in company
  33.   To keep company
  34.   To bring together combine connect in thought have fellowship unite join
  35.   Joined together united allied
  36.   A companion colleague
  37.   A concomitant
  38.   Joined in interest purpose or office connected by habit or sympathy
  39.   A companion a partner an ally
  40.   To join in company as a friend companion or confederate to unite to combine
  41.   To unite in or to keep company implying intimacy to join in association to unite in action or be affected by the action of a different part of the body
  42.   To join in company as a friend or companion
  43.   A companion a partner

Quotes of associate

  1. It is not right to associate the fight against international terrorist networks with an imaginary crusade against Islam – Omar Bongo
  2. When bad men combine the good must associate else they will fall one by one an unpitied sacrifice in a contemptible struggle – Edmund Burke
  3. By and large jazz has always been like the kind of a man you wouldn't want your daughter to associate with – Duke Ellington
  4. Morgan Lewis is a very large firm now but it was not quite as big then It was exciting for an associate in those days because you got good and varied assignments and terrific training – Fred F. Fielding
  5. Tolstoy may not be showing that much of Russia at that time even It's hard to tell You tend to associate the quality of the period with what's lasted what's still good And that quality becomes the whole period – Donald Judd
  6. If I had to associate myself with one song it would probably be Let Love Rule It's so simple and to the point It speaks for itself – Lenny Kravitz
  7. Nervousness was never something I would ever associate with the Beatles ever A Hard Day's Night was relatively unscathed by marijuana but even then they were quite relaxed about it – Richard Lester
  8. If I just do it it will take less time than telling someone what I'm thinking and have them free associate and then come back to me and I'll hate it and I'll have to redo it – Isaac Mizrahi
  9. If people associate me with a region that's fine with me – Robert Morgan
  10. The odd thing is if you asked me to do the accent now I would find it very difficult unless I was also playing that part because I associate it so much with entering into the role and stepping into someone else's shoes – Emily Mortimer
  11. There are some people by the way that associate a certain amount of visualization with the performance of music Those are people that really are not centrally concerned only with music the traditional things – Leo Ornstein
  12. If you associate enough with older people who do enjoy their lives who are not stored away in any golden ghettos you will gain a sense of continuity and of the possibility for a full life – Tom Stoppard
  13. I hate working out Because I work out for films now solely I come to associate it with work – Bruce Willis
  14. First I'd become an avid reader of blogs especially music blogs and they seemed to be where the critical -thinking action was at to have the kind of energy that I associate with rock writing of the 1970s or Internet e -mail discussion lists a decade ago – Carl Wilson

Usage examples for associate

  1. He likewise began to associate freely with the more dangerous element of the criminal department of this hospital quite likely with a view towards getting assistance for his escape – Studies in Forensic Psychiatry by Bernard Glueck
  2. “ A young girl is allowed to associate freely with the most enlightened men – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  3. She has written many books for young people and has also been associate editor of Child Life Magazine – Abe Lincoln Gets His Chance by Frances Cavanah
  4. She was too young then to know that a mulata did not associate with black preto that a mulata occupied a class apart – Caribbee by Thomas Hoover
  5. Why was it always his associate – The Other Side of the Door by Lucia Chamberlain
  6. His lot was cast with the Indians chiefly because he found few white men who would associate with him on account of his Indian blood – Mystery Ranch by Arthur Chapman
  7. “ I'll never associate with her on terms of equality or own her as my sister either – Tempest and Sunshine by Mary J. Holmes
  8. The position will be with an associate of my father's I think President Mallowe of the Street Railways ” – The Crevice by William John Burns and Isabel Ostrander
  9. It seemed that no fear as to her daughter had ever crossed the mother's mind that no idea had ever come upon her that her favoured visitor might learn to love the young girl with whom he was allowed to associate on so intimate a footing – Castle Richmond by Anthony Trollope
  10. Index Sy An associate of Sydenham's 13 Bib – The Makers of Canada: Index and Dictionary of Canadian History by Various
  11. You cannot by any possibility be suggesting that Germany might associate herself with you in your resistance to possible English demands ” – A Maker of History by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  12. Or has this man O'Neil forbidden you to associate with me – The Iron Trail by Rex Beach
  13. She could not associate disgrace with her love for Preston Cheney ” – An Ambitious Man by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
  14. He was summoned to Bergholt to receive the four thousand pounds he had inherited from his father in this year Mrs Constable also inherited four thousand pounds and he was elected an Associate of the Royal Academy – Constable by C. Lewis Hind
  15. Let Ralph accept his uncle's offer and he would still be an English gentleman free to live as such free to marry as such free to associate with friends fitting to his habits of life – Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope
  16. Here one Charles Grace desired to become an associate with him – Lives Of The Most Remarkable Criminals Who have been Condemned and Executed for Murder, the Highway, Housebreaking, Street Robberies, Coining or other offences by Arthur L. Hayward
  17. 3 Sanyo or Associate Council – The Constitutional Development of Japan 1863-1881 by Toyokichi Iyenaga
  18. “ To begin with none of the other monkeys seemed to care to associate with him – Rataplan by Ellen Velvin
  19. He is the most intimate associate of your aunt – The Bartlett Mystery by Louis Tracy
  20. Yet I associate you with that county he persisted – The Turnstile by A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason

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