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Synonyms for associate
əˈsoʊ ʃiˌeɪt, -si-; -ɪt, -ˌeɪtas·so·ciate

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Wiktionary

  1. associateverb

    Synonyms:
    join

    Antonyms:
    disassociate

  2. associateverb

    A person united with another or others in an act, enterprise, or business; a partner or colleague.

    He is an associate editor.

    Synonyms:
    join

    Antonyms:
    disassociate

  3. associateverb

    A companion; a comrade.

    He is an associate member of the club.

    Synonyms:
    join

    Antonyms:
    disassociate

  4. associateverb

    Following or accompanying; concomitant.

    Synonyms:
    join

    Antonyms:
    disassociate

  5. associateverb

    A member of an institution or society who is granted only partial status or privileges.

    Synonyms:
    join

    Antonyms:
    disassociate

  6. associateverb

    To connect in the mind or imagination

    Synonyms:
    join

    Antonyms:
    disassociate

  7. associateverb

    To endorse.

    Synonyms:
    join

    Antonyms:
    disassociate

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. associate

    An associate as used officially implies a chief, leader, or principal, to whom the associate is not fully equal in rank. Associate is popularly used of mere friendly relations, but oftener implies some work, enterprise, or pursuit in which the associated persons unite. We rarely speak of associates in crime or wrong, using confederates or accomplices instead. Companion gives itself with equal readiness to the good or evil sense, as also does comrade. One may be a companion in travel who would not readily become an associate at home. A lady advertises for a companion; she would not advertise for an associate. Peer implies equality rather than companionship; as, a jury of his peers. Comrade expresses more fellowship and good feeling than companion. Fellow has almost gone out of use in this connection, except in an inferior or patronizing sense. Consort is a word of equality and dignity, as applied especially to the marriage relation. Compare ACCESSORY; ACQUAINTANCE; FRIENDSHIP.

    Synonyms:
    accomplice, ally, chum, coadjutor, colleague, companion, comrade, confederate, consort, fellow, friend, helpmate, mate, partner, peer

    Antonyms:
    antagonist, enemy, foe, hinderer, opponent, opposer, rival, stranger

    Preposition:
    These were the associates of the leader in the enterprise.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. associate

    Synonyms:
    companion, friend, ally, coadjutor, consort, helpmate, comrade, partner

    Antonyms:
    rival, alien, foe, antagonist

Princeton's WordNet

  1. associatenoun

    a person who joins with others in some activity or endeavor

    "he had to consult his associate before continuing"

    Synonyms:
    comrade, fellow, companion, familiar, associate degree

    Antonyms:
    dominant, decouple, dissociate

  2. companion, comrade, fellow, familiar, associatenoun

    a friend who is frequently in the company of another

    "drinking companions"; "comrades in arms"

    Synonyms:
    brother, dude, boyfriend, feller, mate, lad, bloke, associate degree, beau, young man, blighter, familiar, gent, confrere, colleague, swain, cuss, fella, fellow traveller, familiar spirit, chap, comrade, fellow, buster, companion, fellow traveler

    Antonyms:
    dominant, dissociate, decouple

  3. associatenoun

    a person with subordinate membership in a society, institution, or commercial enterprise

    "associates in the law firm bill at a lower rate than do partners"

    Synonyms:
    comrade, fellow, companion, familiar, associate degree

    Antonyms:
    dominant, dissociate, decouple

  4. associatenoun

    any event that usually accompanies or is closely connected with another

    "first was the lightning and then its thunderous associate"

    Synonyms:
    comrade, fellow, companion, familiar, associate degree

    Antonyms:
    dominant, dissociate, decouple

  5. associate degree, associateadjective

    a degree granted by a two-year college on successful completion of the undergraduates course of studies

    Synonyms:
    familiar, comrade, fellow, companion, associate degree

    Antonyms:
    dominant, decouple, dissociate

  6. associate(a)verb

    having partial rights and privileges or subordinate status

    "an associate member"; "an associate professor"

    Antonyms:
    dominant, dissociate, decouple

  7. associate, tie in, relate, link, colligate, link up, connectverb

    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"

    Synonyms:
    plug in, assort, connect, unite, consociate, touch, get in touch, consort, have-to doe with, subsume, tie, link up, touch on, affiliate, bear on, join, come to, relate, link, colligate, yoke, interrelate, pertain, refer, tie in, touch base, concern, plug into

    Antonyms:
    dominant, dissociate, decouple

  8. consort, associate, affiliate, assortverb

    keep company with; hang out with

    "He associates with strange people"; "She affiliates with her colleagues"

    Synonyms:
    assort, harmonize, run, consociate, accord, classify, consort, connect, fit in, link up, agree, affiliate, sort out, concord, relate, link, colligate, class, sort, separate, tie in, harmonise

    Antonyms:
    dominant, decouple, dissociate

  9. consociate, associateverb

    bring or come into association or action

    "The churches consociated to fight their dissolution"

    Synonyms:
    link, affiliate, tie in, colligate, relate, connect, consociate, assort, consort, link up

    Antonyms:
    dominant, decouple, dissociate

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. associateverb

    Synonyms:
    join, conjoin, unite, connect, combine, affiliate, yoke, couple, link, bring into close relation

  2. associateverb

    Synonyms:
    fraternize, sort, consort, keep company, be in familiar intercourse

  3. associatenoun

    Synonyms:
    companion, mate, fellow, yoke-fellow, comrade, peer, compeer, follower, CONSORT

  4. associatenoun

    Synonyms:
    partner, copartner, coadjutor, COLLEAGUE, confederate, ally

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. associatenoun

    Synonyms:
    companion, intimate, mate, fellow, consort, comrade, yoke-fellow, chum, crony, compeer, colleague, confrère, partner, collaborator, coöperator

  2. associateverb

    Synonyms:
    join, connect, affiliate, fraternize, consort, hobnob

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How to use associate in a sentence?

  1. Barbara Gennaro:

    All of the strong Christians that I associate with are against it, fear is what drives people to get the vaccine — plain and simple. The stronger someone’s trust is in the Lord, the least likely they are to want the vaccine or feel that it’s necessary.

  2. Maina Kiai:

    This seminal judgment by the Botswana High Court... reaffirms that everyone is entitled to the fundamental right to peacefully assemble and associate.

  3. Jessica Maddox:

    Fat Bear Week in particular has all of the' cute' characteristics we associate with animals online, and here, those characteristics are quite literally the point - roundness, perceived fluffiness, smushiness, etc.

  4. Coryn Bailer-Jones:

    I think, in general, it is hard to associate a particular comet with a particular star, we must also consider the contribution of the galactic background potential, which is essentially the influence of all the other much more distant, but also much more numerous, stars in the galaxy.

  5. Baron Hill:

    I have enjoyed my time in public service in the legislature and Congress, and have always been a fighter for Hoosiers, now, more than ever, with wages stagnating and the tools we associate with upward mobility, like the cost of college, spiraling out of reach for too many families, ... Therefore, I will strongly consider a bid for the U.S. Senate, and will spend the next coming days in serious discussion with my wife and my daughters, and make a decision soon.


Translations for associate

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  • другар, партньор, общувам, коле́га, съединявам се, свързвам се, присъединявам се, партньо́р, член-кореспондентBulgarian
  • associat, associarCatalan, Valencian
  • asociovatCzech
  • assoziierenGerman
  • σύντροφοςGreek
  • asociado, asociar, relacionarSpanish
  • وابستهPersian
  • seuralainen, assosioida, kollega, kumppani, ystävystyä, ulkojäsen, liittää, järjestäytyä, partneri, olla jonkun kanssa, yhdistää, työtoveri, varajäsen, apulais-, vara-, ulko-, viettää aikaa, liittoutua, kaveri, liittyä, yhdistyä, liikekumppani, seurustella, toveri, lisä-Finnish
  • fo-olteyManx
  • साथीHindi
  • ընկերակցիլ, շփվել, միավորվելArmenian
  • חברHebrew
  • 連想, 仲間, 同僚, 準, 付き合う, 結合, [[提携]][[者]], [[準]][[会員]], 交際, 会友, 提携, 副Japanese
  • 연합하다, 패, 교제하다, 준, 연상, [[제휴]][[자]], 연합, 연상하다, 조합원, 제휴하다, 친구, 상기, 준회원, 참가, 동료, 결합, 한패Korean
  • uru, whakahoaMāori
  • associëren, omgaanDutch
  • kolega, współpracownik, wspólnikPolish
  • collavuratur, collavuraturaRomansh
  • coleg, asociat, partener, tovarăș, camaradRomanian
  • колле́га, партнёр, напа́рник, присоединяться, напа́рница, компаньо́н, партнёрша, соединяться, член-корреспонде́нт, связанный, това́рищRussian
  • förknippa, associeraSwedish
  • mshirikaSwahili
  • ภาคีThai
  • ortakTurkish
  • ایسوسی ایٹUrdu
  • liên kếtVietnamese

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