Definition and Meanings for unite
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Part of Speech of unite
transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun, intransitive verb, adjective
Etymology of unite
Meaning of unite
as transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun
- 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.
- 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.
as intransitive verb
- to become one; to be cemented or consolidated; to combine, as by adhesion or mixture; to coalesce; to grow together.
- to join in an act; to concur; to act in concert; as, all parties united in signing the petition.
as adjective, transitive verb
- united; joint; as, unite consent.