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1 associate ˈsoʊʃiˌeɪt/ verb
associates; associated; associating
1 associate
ˈsoʊʃiˌeɪt/
verb
associates; associated; associating
Learner's definition of ASSOCIATE
[+ object] : to think of one person or thing when you think of another person or thing usually + with
◊ When one thing is associated with another, they happen together or are related or connected in some way.
: to be together with another person or group as friends, partners, etc.
[no object]
[+ object]
◊ If you associate yourself with something, such as a political movement, you show or say that you support and agree with it.
2 associate ˈsoʊʃijət/ noun
plural associates
2 associate
ˈsoʊʃijət/
noun
plural associates
Learner's definition of ASSOCIATE
[count]
: a person who you work with or spend time with
: a member of a group or organization who is at a level that is below the highest level sometimes used in the names of companies
3 associate ˈsoʊʃijət/ adjective
3 associate
ˈsoʊʃijət/
adjective
Learner's definition of ASSOCIATE
always used before a noun
: having a rank or position that is below the highest level in a group, organization, etc.
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