What does unite mean?

Definitions for unite
ˈyu naɪt, yuˈnaɪtunite

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unite, unifyverb

    act in concert or unite in a common purpose or belief

  2. unify, unite, mergeverb

    become one

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

  3. unite, combineverb

    have or possess in combination

    "she unites charm with a good business sense"

  4. connect, link, link up, join, uniteverb

    be or become joined or united or linked

    "The two streets connect to become a highway"; "Our paths joined"; "The travelers linked up again at the airport"

  5. 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"

  6. unite, unify, mergeverb

    join or combine

    "We merged our resources"

Wiktionary

  1. uniteverb

    To come or bring together as one.

    Etymology: From unitus, perfect passive participle of unio.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Uniteverb

    to put together so as to make one; to join, as two or more constituents, to form a whole; to combine; to connect; to join; to cause to adhere; as, to unite bricks by mortar; to unite iron bars by welding; to unite two armies

  2. Uniteverb

    hence, to join by a legal or moral bond, as families by marriage, nations by treaty, men by opinions; to join in interest, affection, fellowship, or the like; to cause to agree; to harmonize; to associate; to attach

  3. Uniteverb

    to become one; to be cemented or consolidated; to combine, as by adhesion or mixture; to coalesce; to grow together

  4. Uniteverb

    to join in an act; to concur; to act in concert; as, all parties united in signing the petition

  5. Uniteverb

    united; joint; as, unite consent

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unite

    ū-nīt′, v.t. to make one: to join two or more into one: to join: to make to agree or adhere.—v.i. to become one: to grow or act together.—adj. Unī′ted, joined, made one: harmonious.—adj. Unī′tedly, in union: together.—ns. Unī′ter, one who unites; Uni′tion, act of uniting, conjunction; U′nitism, monism.—adj. U′nitive, harmonising, uniting.—adv. Unī′tively.—Unitas Fratrum, or United Brethren (see Moravian); United Greeks (see Uniat); United Irishmen, an organisation originally formed to help Grattan in carrying his reforms, but which quickly became a rebel organisation, and caused the rising of 1798; United Presbyterian (see Presbyter); United Provinces, the seven northern provinces of Holland—Holland, Zealand, Utrecht, Gelderland, Groningen, Friesland, and Overyssel, united in 1579 under the Union of Utrecht; United States, a federal union of states, esp. that of North America.

Editors Contribution

  1. unite

    To bring together to focus and achieve a specific purpose.

    They chose to unite to achieve things together.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 31, 2020  

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    Rank popularity for the word 'unite' in Verbs Frequency: #746

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unite in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unite in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of unite in a Sentence

  1. John McDonnell:

    Can't hide from hit we took last night. Bringing people together when there's such a divide was never going to be easy, now we face prospect of Brexiteer extremist as Tory (Conservative) leader and threat of no deal, we must unite our party and country by taking issue back to people in a public vote.

  2. Ali Al Imad:

    This is a clear aggression and we will respond by a counteraggression, the Saudi move will unite all the people of Yemen against the Saudis and the kingdom will pay the price.

  3. Brett Hankison:

    Having this opportunity in the city I grew up in and love has made that choice an even greater honor. I've never taken lightly the responsibility that comes along with serving the great citizens of Louisville, it's my hope and prayer, that moving forward, our city can heal and unite.

  4. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell:

    I have committed to supporting the nominee chosen by Republican voters, and Never Trump, Never Trump, is now on the verge of clinching that nomination, as Never Trump, Never Trump now has the opportunity and the obligation to unite our party around our goals.

  5. Vice President Al Gore:

    I know that many of my supporters are disappointed, i am too. But our disappointment must be overcome by our love of country. And I say to our fellow members of the world community, let no one see this contest as a sign of American weakness. The strength of American democracy is shown most clearly through the difficulties it can overcome. Some have expressed concern that the unusual nature of this election might hamper the next president in the conduct of his office. I do not believe it need be so. President-elect Bush inherits a nation whose citizens will be ready to assist him in the conduct of his large responsibilities. I, personally, will be at his disposal, and I call on all Americans -- I particularly urge all who stood with us -- to unite behind our next president.

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