associate

[ verb uh-soh-shee-eyt, -see-; noun, adjective, uh-soh-shee-it, -eyt, -see- ]SEE DEFINITION OF associate
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Also he disliked Carter—seemed to associate his personality with that of Shandy's.

We do not associate with them, and they are soon punished for their misdeeds.

Try to associate with God-fearing people and live with them, then you will learn only good.

Judging from your associate, I might with justice think you depraved.

If he happens to appear in the office, I have to associate with him; but, thank Heaven!

In those days they were free to associate with men of all classes.

The last thing most of us would have thought of would have been to associate Rest with Work.

I am unfit to be the associate of an honest man,' Miss Wilmot says to you.

You shall be the mistress of my heart, and the associate of my counsels.

His ruby eyes, to his associate, looked pained, as well they might.

WORD ORIGIN

mid-15c., from Latin associatus past participle of associare "join with," from ad- "to" (see ad-) + sociare "unite with," from socius "companion" (see social (adj.)). Related: Associated; associating. Earlier form of the verb was associen (late 14c.), from Old French associier "associate (with)."

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