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consociate

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verb con·so·ci·ate \kən-ˈsō-sē-ˌāt, -shē-ˌāt\

Definition of consociate

con·so·ci·at·edcon·so·ci·at·ing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to bring into association

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to associate especially in fellowship or partnership



Examples of consociate

  1. <you'll be judged by those with whom you consociate>



Origin of consociate

Latin consociatus, past participle of consociare, from com- + socius companion — more at social


First Known Use: 1566


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