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united

adjective

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2 used or done by a number of people as a group
  • when a campaign to raise funds is this successful, it's only because of the united effort of all concerned

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united

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past tense of unite

Synonyms & Antonyms of united (Entry 2 of 2)

2 to bring (something) to a central point or under a single control
  • united several teams under the reorganization plan

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3 to form or enter into an association that furthers the interests of its members
  • parents united to reform the school's curriculum

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4 to participate or assist in a joint effort to accomplish an end
  • only if private investors and public officials unite for the common good, will this city experience an economic revival

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The first known use of united was circa 1552

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“United.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/united. Accessed 2 Jun. 2020.

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