verb (used with object), as·so·ci·at·ed, as·so·ci·at·ing.
verb (used without object), as·so·ci·at·ed, as·so·ci·at·ing.
Origin of associate
Synonyms for associate
Antonyms for associate
Related Words for associatedjoin, correlate, relate, combine, mix, identify, link, accompany, league, group, concord, couple, conjoin, unite, bracket, affiliate, pair, yoke, blend, mingle
Examples from the Web for associated
Contemporary Examples of associated
Now, it is the most traditional and celebrated Christmas cake in Germany—and definitely not associated with fasting.One Cake to Rule Them All: How Stollen Stole Our Hearts
December 24, 2014
“You cannot put women and men on an equal footing,” Erdogan said, according to the Associated Press.Allah, Mom, and Baklava: Turkish President Uses Mothers and Kids as Political Pawns
November 27, 2014
“No one wants to be associated with something like this,” said Hill.Bill Cosby’s Long List of Accusers (So Far): 18 Alleged Sexual Assault Victims Between 1965-2004
November 24, 2014
It was associated with government heavy-handedness and viewed with disdain.The Republican Rainbow Coalition Is Real
November 18, 2014
The center-right hedge fund clique known as Third Way, and associated Blue Dogs and hangers on.One of the Midterms’ Little-Noticed Big Losers: The NRA
November 10, 2014
Historical Examples of associated
In the horse's mind this sort of thing was associated with unlimited punishment.Thoroughbreds
W. A. Fraser
Inventions are associated with his name, not laws or new phenomena.Heroes of the Telegraph
It is associated with armies and navies, and an unlimited police force.The Hunted Outlaw
It is well known that there is a leak in the Associated Press Office.
It was a glorious thing for a girl, she said, wasn't it, to be associated with such a life as that?The Greater Inclination
verb (əˈsəʊʃɪˌeɪt, -sɪ-) (usually foll by with)
noun (əˈsəʊʃɪɪt, -ˌeɪt, -sɪ-)
adjective (əˈsəʊʃɪɪt, -ˌeɪt, -sɪ-) (prenominal)
Word Origin for associate
1530s, from associate (adj.).
early 15c., "allied, connected, paired," from Latin associatus, past participle of associare (see associate (v.)).