[ adjective, noun kuhn-soh-shee-it, -eyt, -see-; verb kuhn-soh-shee-eyt, -see- ]
/ adjective, noun kənˈsoʊ ʃi ɪt, -ˌeɪt, -si-; verb kənˈsoʊ ʃiˌeɪt, -si- /
adjective, noun, verb (used without object), con·so·ci·at·ed, con·so·ci·at·ing.
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What does "scattergood" mean?
a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
a person who spends possessions or money extravagantly or wastefully; spendthrift.
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Origin of consociate
OTHER WORDS FROM consociateun·con·so·ci·at·ed, adjective
Words nearby consociate
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Example sentences from the Web for consociate
Let us then try what the consociate, or universal family will produce.History of American Socialisms|John Humphrey Noyes
British Dictionary definitions for consociate
to enter into or bring into friendly association
adjective (kənˈsəʊʃɪɪt, -ˌeɪt)
associated or united
noun (kənˈsəʊʃɪɪt, -ˌeɪt)
an associate or partner
Derived forms of consociateconsociation, noun
Word Origin for consociate
C16: from Latin consociāre, from socius partner
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