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cooperate


cooperate

verb

Definition of COOPERATE

1
to participate or assist in a joint effort to accomplish an end <conservation groups cooperated with state authorities to find a humane way to manage the area's overpopulation of deer>
Synonyms band (together), collaborate, concert, concur, conjoin, conspire, join, league, team (up), unite
Phrases make common cause, play ball, pull together
2
to form or enter into an association that furthers the interests of its members <several industrialized nations cooperated in a trade agreement to reduce or eliminate tariffs>
Antonyms break up, disband

February 27, 2015
rationale Hear it
An explanation or underlying reason
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