- to join together; unite; combine; associate.
- Grammar. to join as coordinate elements, especially as coordinate clauses.
Origin of conjoin
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Examples from the Web for conjoin
He told me that I had to look at each scene as separate entities that do not conjoin.Neil Patrick Harris Hosts the Tonys
June 10, 2011
How happily do they all conjoin to fit this world for the exercise of our senses and our reason!The Senses and The Mind
If what are to be conjoined are severally in relation to a common third it does perforce relate or conjoin them.
For this last purpose, we must conjoin the two together in a certain way, and make a Proposition.Aristotle
This will the wife notices; but she does not conjoin herself with it, except pretendedly or in the way of sport.
But in case they are not influenced by internal affections, which conjoin minds, the bonds of matrimony are loosed in the house.
- to join or become joined
C14: from Old French conjoindre, from Latin conjungere, from jungere to join
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Word Origin and History for conjoin
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