Origin of association
Examples from the Web for association
The juxtaposition planted a story of association on websites that touted both men for their talks.
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“It doesn't require the association to immediately adopt the listed protections,” Hruby wrote.Will the NCAA Let Ohio State’s Kosta Karageorge Die in Vain?|Robert Silverman|December 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As is common in North Korea, family members of “enemies of the people” are presumed guilty by association.How ‘Titanic ’Helped This Brave Young Woman Escape North Korea’s Totalitarian State|Lizzie Crocker|October 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It makes her association with Zaitokukai and their criminally inclined members highly problematic.For Top Pols In Japan Crime Doesn’t Pay, But Hate Crime Does|Jake Adelstein, Angela Erika Kubo|September 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Forbid all association or consent cheerfully to the marriage.Searchlights on Health: Light on Dark Corners|B.G. Jefferis
His bank is to make the loans for the association's drainage, and he has bought a big tract of land in this district.The Hallowell Partnership|Katharine Holland Brown
The association sponsored the work of securing names to the National petition to Congress and they were tabulated at headquarters.
I wish no record retained of any association or tie with you, and henceforth I want to hear neither from nor of you.A Speckled Bird|Augusta J. Evans Wilson
Just as I was standing there, pleased to have remembered the association in my mind, I felt a hand slipped gently round my neck.The House That Grew|Mrs. Molesworth
British Dictionary definitions for association
Word Origin and History for association
1530s, "action of coming together," from Medieval Latin associationem (nominative associatio), noun of action from past participle stem of associare (see associate). Meaning "a body of persons with a common purpose" is from 1650s. Meaning "mental connection" is from 1680s; that of "quality or thing called to mind by something else" is from 1810.