work in unison

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of work in unison

: to work together to achieve something
  • Local residents and police are working in unison to make the neighborhood safer.

Word by Word Definitions

work play
  1. : to perform work or fulfill duties regularly for wages or salary

  2. : to perform or carry through a task requiring sustained effort or continuous repeated operations

  3. : to exert oneself physically or mentally especially in sustained effort for a purpose or under compulsion or necessity

  1. : activity in which one exerts strength or faculties to do or perform something:

  2. : activity that a person engages in regularly to earn a livelihood

  3. : a specific task, duty, function, or assignment often being a part or phase of some larger activity

  1. : suitable or styled for wear while working

  2. : used for work

  3. : involving or engaged in work

unison play
  1. : identity in musical pitch

  2. : the state of being so tuned or sounded

  3. : the writing, playing, or singing of parts in a musical passage at the same pitch or in octaves

  1. : identical in musical pitch

  2. : producing pitches ordinarily associated with the keys played


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