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unite

u·nite

unite

 
pronunciation:
y naIt
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part of speech: verb
inflections: united, unites, uniting
definition 1: to join together into a whole; combine.
The prime minister united the members of her party.
synonyms:
combine, join, unify
antonyms:
disintegrate, divide, part, separate
similar words:
ally, blend, bond, connect, coordinate, fuse, incorporate, knit, lump, marry, merge, mingle, mix, piece, splice
definition 2: to bring together in marriage.
The rabbi united the couple last week.
synonyms:
marry, wed
antonyms:
divorce
similar words:
bind
definition 3: to be joined together into or act as a whole.
The pack of wolves united against the moose.
antonyms:
disintegrate, part
similar words:
ally, band, blend, connect, fuse, join, merge, mingle, mix, organize
Word History
Unite comes from unire, a Latin word that means "to make one."
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  • united:
    having been joined together.
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