What does unite mean?

Definitions for unite
ˈyu naɪt, yuˈnaɪtunite

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unite, unify(verb)

    act in concert or unite in a common purpose or belief

  2. unify, unite, merge(verb)

    become one

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

  3. unite, combine(verb)

    have or possess in combination

    "she unites charm with a good business sense"

  4. connect, link, link up, join, unite(verb)

    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, unify(verb)

    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, merge(verb)

    join or combine

    "We merged our resources"

Wiktionary

  1. unite(Verb)

    To come or bring together as one.

    Etymology: From unitus, perfect passive participle of unio.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unite(verb)

    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. Unite(verb)

    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. Unite(verb)

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

  4. Unite(verb)

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

  5. Unite(verb)

    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  

British National Corpus

  1. Verbs Frequency

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

How to pronounce unite?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say unite in sign language?

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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. Wan Azizah:

    The crisis this country faces has encouraged the opposition parties to unite and more effectively fight UMNO and Barisan Nasional, we want to change the government and the institution of governance that is giving the prime minister ways and means to abuse it.

  2. Slogan of the Tupamaros:

    Words divide us, actions unite us.

  3. Eric Lascelles:

    The combination of low oil prices, low bond yields and a low euro unite to provide powerful economic stimulus. This theory is rapidly becoming a reality as euro zone economic surprises have veered from extremely negative to extremely positive in very short order.

  4. Juan Carlos Navarro:

    Nito Cortizo is Nito Cortizo, and this will be important in the moment in which Nito Cortizo has to unite Panamanians to solve the problems we face.

  5. Jeb Bush:

    I know Jeb. I know his good heart and his strong backbone, jeb will unite our country, he knows how to bring the world together against terror and he knows when tough measures must be taken.

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