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. Aaron Wudrick:

    This is what we call corporate welfare.

  2. David Kelly:

    It's clearly a drag on corporate profits.

  3. Sohil Chand:

    The NSE is a model of poor corporate governance.

  4. Mario Gabelli:

    The U.S. corporate tax structure is uncompetitive.

  5. David Cockfield:

    This is an ideology that is not corporate-friendly.

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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