What does corporate mean?

Definitions for corporateˈkɔr pər ɪt, -prɪt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word corporate.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. corporate(adj)

    of or belonging to a corporation

    "corporate rates"; "corporate structure"

  2. bodied, corporal, corporate, embodied, incarnate(adj)

    possessing or existing in bodily form

    "what seemed corporal melted as breath into the wind"- Shakespeare; "an incarnate spirit"; "`corporate' is an archaic term"

  3. corporate, collective(adj)

    done by or characteristic of individuals acting together

    "a joint identity"; "the collective mind"; "the corporate good"

  4. corporate, incorporated(adj)

    organized and maintained as a legal corporation

    "a special agency set up in corporate form"; "an incorporated town"


  1. corporate(Noun)

    A bond issued by a corporation

  2. corporate(Adjective)

    of, or relating to a corporation

  3. corporate(Adjective)

    formed into a corporation; incorporated

  4. corporate(Adjective)

    unified into one body; collective

  5. Origin: From corporatus, past participle of corporare, which in turn was formed from corpus. See also corpse.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Corporate(adj)

    formed into a body by legal enactment; united in an association, and endowed by law with the rights and liabilities of an individual; incorporated; as, a corporate town

  2. Corporate(adj)

    belonging to a corporation or incorporated body

  3. Corporate(adj)

    united; general; collectively one

  4. Corporate(verb)

    to incorporate

  5. Corporate(verb)

    to become incorporated

  6. Origin: [L. corporatus, p. p. of corporare to shape into a body, fr. corpus body. See Corpse.]


  1. Corporate

    Corporate is a Bollywood film released in July 2006. The film directed by Madhur Bhandarkar stars Bipasha Basu, Kay Kay Menon, Payal Rohatgi, Minissha Lamba and Raj Babbar.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'corporate' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2219

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'corporate' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3963

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'corporate' in Adjectives Frequency: #294


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of corporate in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of corporate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Barbara Grizzuti Harrison:

    I refuse to believe that trading recipes is silly. Tunafish casserole is at least as real as corporate stock.

  2. Bernie Sanders:

    There is in my view massive dissatisfaction in this country today with corporate establishment and the greed of corporate America.

  3. Faith Popcorn:

    The trouble in corporate America is that too many people with too much power live in a box (their home), then travel the same road every day to another box (their office).

  4. Manik Narain:

    There are still outstanding loans in euros and Swiss francs in Hungary and Poland. The bottom line is the corporate sector is still indebted and weakness in the forint feeds on itself, affects the corporate debt problem and inflates government debt ratios.

  5. Howard Archer:

    The overall improvement in corporate profitability supports hopes that companies will invest at a decent rate over the coming months, generally improved corporate profitability is also supportive to employment. It may also encourage companies to lift pay, which is important for sustainable healthy consumer spending.

Images & Illustrations of corporate

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Translations for corporate

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • الشركةArabic
  • корпоративен, общ, колективенBulgarian
  • virksomhedernesDanish
  • شرکتPersian
  • yritys, yhdistetty, yhteinen, yhtiö, yhtiömuotoinen, yhtiöitetty, yhteis-Finnish
  • cochorpaghManx
  • कॉर्पोरेटHindi
  • PerusahaanIndonesian
  • bedrijfs-Dutch
  • CorporativoPortuguese
  • корпоративный, коллективный, общийRussian
  • பெருநிறுவனTamil
  • కార్పొరేట్Telugu

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