What does unify mean?

Definitions for unify
ˈyu nəˌfaɪuni·fy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unify, unite, mergeverb

    become one

    "Germany unified officially in 1990"; "the cells merge"

  2. mix, mingle, commix, unify, amalgamateverb

    to bring or combine together or with something else

    "resourcefully he mingled music and dance"

  3. unite, unifyverb

    bring together for a common purpose or action or ideology or in a shared situation

    "the Democratic Patry platform united several splinter groups"

  4. unite, unifyverb

    act in concert or unite in a common purpose or belief

  5. unite, unify, mergeverb

    join or combine

    "We merged our resources"


  1. unifyverb

    Cause to become one; make into a unit; consolidate; merge; combine.

  2. unifyverb

    Become one.

  3. Etymology: From Old and modern French unifier or late Latin unificare

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unifyverb

    to cause to be one; to make into a unit; to unite; to view as one

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unify

    ū′ni-fī, v.t. to make into one.—adjs. U′nifīable, capable of being made one; Unif′ic, making one.—ns. Unificā′tion; U′nifīer. [L. unus, one, facĕre, to make.]


  1. UNIFY

    Unify Corporation provides application development, data management, and application modernization solutions worldwide. Its application modernization and migration solutions include Composer for Lotus Notes, which is used to modernize and migrate proprietary applications to a new technology platform; Composer Sabertooth to transit team developer applications to C# or VB.NET.; Composer for Oracle Forms, which automatically converts Oracle Forms and PL/SQL code to Java; and Composer for COBOL that delivers automation migration of legacy COBOL, ideal, and natural code to modern code and relational databases. The company™s rapid application development products comprise NXJ Developer and NXJ Enterprise for the development of Web 2.0 Rich Internet Applications; Team Developer that shortens the development cycle by providing tools needed to design, develop, and deploy Windows solutions; ACCELL to develop and deploy data-rich, database-driven applications; and VISION to create and modify business applications. Its database management products include SQLBase to manage data closer to the customer; SQLBase Treasury, an encrypted, secure version of the SQLBase database; DataServer, an enterprise relational database management system; DataServer ELS for embedded applications that require relational databases; and Report Builder that provides individuals a way to create reports and ad-hoc queries for databases. The company was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Roseville, California.

Editors Contribution

  1. unify

    To cause to unite.

    They did unify the people as they always promoted unity, peace, harmony, justice, moderation and teamwork.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 15, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unify in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unify in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of unify in a Sentence

  1. Steve Chiu:

    Through provocative acts like this, he helps unify the moderates and frontline in the movement, it's like a wave. Sometimes we're in a trough and sometimes on a crest, and we're rising again.

  2. Brad Kieserman:

    How ironic is it that the very thing that may unify people and unify communities is the condition in which we have to remain 6 feet apart.

  3. Kim Dong Yon:

    Many of these activists can’t go to sleep at night because they are so worried that the pro-North Korea movements in the South may overtake what they have accomplished, park tried to deter the North, whereas Moon is fulfilling their conditions and compensations. The Kim regime has only one goal: Unify the Korean Peninsula in their communism way and become a nuclear power.

  4. Randy Espinet:

    Look, I think Marco, apart from the fact that we know him and like him in this community, he's an individual who has the excellent opportunity to be able to unify the (Republican) Party, i am proud of Marco. Not only as a Cuban, but also as a Latino in general. I think it's a situation that should make all Latinos proud.

  5. Hindia Abdurabu al-Zubah:

    I'm optimistic that the ongoing talks in Kuwait will unify us again and put an end to a year of war and conflict, and my message to them is: 'Yemen is your responsibility.

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