a subordinate or subsidiary associate; a person who is affiliated with another or with an organization
a subsidiary or subordinate organization that is affiliated with another organization
consort, associate, affiliate, assort(verb)
keep company with; hang out with
"He associates with strange people"; "She affiliates with her colleagues"
join in an affiliation
"The two colleges affiliated"; "They affiliated with a national group"
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.
To adopt; to receive into a family as a son; hence, to bring or receive into close connection; to ally.
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.
To connect in the way of descent; to trace origin to.
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.
Origin: ; ad + filius: compare French affilier.
to adopt; to receive into a family as a son; hence, to bring or receive into close connection; to ally
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
to connect in the way of descent; to trace origin to
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
to connect or associate one's self; -- followed by with; as, they affiliate with no party
Origin: [LL. adfiliare, affiliare, to adopt as son; ad + filius son: cf. F. affilier.]
An affiliate is a commercial entity with a relationship with a peer or a larger entity.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
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.]
The numerical value of affiliate in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of affiliate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Examples of affiliate in a Sentence
People want to affiliate.
The core of HTS is Al Qaeda’s affiliate in Syria.
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.
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.
We're still going to have to find ways to make sure that if an Al Qaeda affiliate is operating in Great Britain or in the United States, that we can try to prevent real tragedy.
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- сдружавам, съдружник, осиновявам, филиал, присъединявамBulgarian
- zufügen, verbinden, herleiten, beifügen, beitreten, aufnehmenGerman
- afiliar, afiliada, afiliado, filial, asociarSpanish
- tytäryhtiö, liittyäFinnish
- присоединиться, присоединятьсяRussian
- göra, ansluta, härleda, uppta, filial, förena, dotterbolag, tilldömaSwedish
- eklemek, katmakTurkish
- liên kếtVietnamese
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