verb uni·fy \ˈyü-nə-ˌfī\

: to cause (people or things) to be joined or brought together


Full Definition of UNIFY

transitive verb
:  to make into a unit or a coherent whole :  unite
uni·fi·able \-ˌfī-ə-bəl\ adjective
uni·fi·er \-ˌfī(-ə)r\ noun

Examples of UNIFY

  1. The creation of the national railroad system unified the country.
  2. two very different people unified by a common belief

Origin of UNIFY

Late Latin unificare, from Latin uni- + -ficare -fy
First Known Use: 1502


Next Word in the Dictionary: unigravidaPrevious Word in the Dictionary: uniform systemAll Words Near: unify
May 27, 2015
riot act Hear it
a vigorous reprimand or warning
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears