a friend who is frequently in the company of another; "drinking companions"; "comrades in arms"
make a logical or causal connection; "I cannot connect these two pieces of evidence in my mind"; "colligate these facts"; "I cannot relate these events at all"
bring or come into association or action; "The churches consociated to fight their dissolution"
keep company with; hang out with; "He associates with strange people"; "She affiliates with her colleagues"
having partial rights and privileges or subordinate status; "an associate member"; "an associate professor"
a degree granted by a two-year college on successful completion of the undergraduates course of studies
any event that usually accompanies or is closely connected with another; "first was the lightning and then its thunderous associate"
a person who joins with others in some activity or endeavor; "he had to consult his associate before c
place an opponent's king under an attack from which it cannot escape and thus ending the game; "Kasparov checkmated his opponent after only a few moves"
a chess move constituting an inescapable and indefensible attack on the opponent's king
bring two objects, ideas, or people together; "This fact is coupled to the other one"; "Matchmaker, can you match my daughter with a nice young man?"; "The student was paired with a partner for collaboration on the project"
an exact duplicate; "when a match is found an entry is made in the notebook"
engage in sexual intercourse; "Birds mate in the Spring"
South American tea-like drink made from leaves of a South American holly called mate
the officer below the master on a commercial ship
informal term for a friend of the same sex
the partner of an animal (especially a sexual partner); "he loved the mare and all her mates"; "camels hate leaving their mates"
a person's partner in marriage
other half in marriage
join or combine; "We merged our resources"
become one; "Germany unified officially in 1990"; "the cells merge"
act in concert or unite in a common purpose or belief
bring together for a common purpose or action or ideology or in a shared situation; "the Democratic Patry platform united several splinter groups"
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"
have or possess in combination; "she unites charm with a good business sense"
Gold coin during the reign of James I (first worth 20 shillings and later 22)