What does affiliate mean?

Definitions for affiliate
əˈfɪl iˌeɪt; -ɪt, -ˌeɪtaf·fil·i·ate

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. affiliate(noun)

    a subordinate or subsidiary associate; a person who is affiliated with another or with an organization

  2. affiliate(verb)

    a subsidiary or subordinate organization that is affiliated with another organization

    "network affiliates"

  3. consort, associate, affiliate, assort(verb)

    keep company with; hang out with

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

  4. affiliate(verb)

    join in an affiliation

    "The two colleges affiliated"; "They affiliated with a national group"

Wiktionary

  1. affiliate(Noun)

    Someone or something that is affiliated, or associated; a member of a group of associated things.

    The local channel was an affiliate of a national network.

  2. affiliate(Verb)

    To adopt; to receive into a family as a son; hence, to bring or receive into close connection; to ally.

  3. affiliate(Verb)

    To fix the paternity of; u2014 said of an illegitimate child; as, to affiliate the child to (or on or upon) one man rather than another.

  4. affiliate(Verb)

    To connect in the way of descent; to trace origin to.

  5. affiliate(Verb)

    To attach (to) or unite (with); to receive into a society as a member, and initiate into its mysteries, plans, etc.; u2014 followed by to or with.

  6. Origin: ; ad + filius: compare French affilier.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Affiliate(verb)

    to adopt; to receive into a family as a son; hence, to bring or receive into close connection; to ally

  2. Affiliate(verb)

    to fix the paternity of; -- said of an illegitimate child; as, to affiliate the child to (or on or upon) one man rather than another

  3. Affiliate(verb)

    to connect in the way of descent; to trace origin to

  4. Affiliate(verb)

    to attach (to) or unite (with); to receive into a society as a member, and initiate into its mysteries, plans, etc.; -- followed by to or with

  5. Affiliate(verb)

    to connect or associate one's self; -- followed by with; as, they affiliate with no party

  6. Origin: [LL. adfiliare, affiliare, to adopt as son; ad + filius son: cf. F. affilier.]

Freebase

  1. Affiliate

    An affiliate is a commercial entity with a relationship with a peer or a larger entity.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Affiliate

    af-fil′i-āt, v.t. to receive into a family as a son, or into a society as a member: to attach to, or connect with, as minor colleges with a university: to impute paternity to, to attribute to, to father on or upon.—n. Affiliā′tion, the act of receiving into a family or society as a member: (law) the assignment of an illegitimate child to its father, the assignment of anything to its origin. [L. affiliāre, to adopt—ad, to, filius, a son.]

How to pronounce affiliate?

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How to say affiliate in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of affiliate in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of affiliate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of affiliate in a Sentence

  1. Dick Power:

    People want to affiliate.

  2. Another State Department official:

    The core of HTS is Al Qaeda’s affiliate in Syria.

  3. Kim Naulty:

    It’s just U.S. currency, Kim Naulty told ABC News affiliate WSET in Lynchburg. I ’m allowed to use it. It’s not Illegal. I ’m not doing anything wrong.

  4. United States:

    The company denies that it or its subsidiary or affiliate have committed any of the asserted violations of United States law set forth in each of the indictments.

  5. The United:

    The company denies that it or its subsidiary or affiliate have committed any of the asserted violations of The United States law set forth in each of the indictments.

Images & Illustrations of affiliate

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Translations for affiliate

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • сдружавам, съдружник, осиновявам, филиал, присъединявамBulgarian
  • zufügen, verbinden, herleiten, beifügen, beitreten, aufnehmenGerman
  • afiliar, afiliada, afiliado, filial, asociarSpanish
  • tytäryhtiö, liittyäFinnish
  • filialeFrench
  • 認知するJapanese
  • afiliaRomanian
  • присоединиться, присоединятьсяRussian
  • göra, ansluta, härleda, uppta, filial, förena, dotterbolag, tilldömaSwedish
  • eklemek, katmakTurkish
  • liên kếtVietnamese
  • 子公司Chinese

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