- a fabric of two kinds of yarn.
- a yarn of two or more fibers.
Origin of union
synonym study for union
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Other definitions for union (2 of 2)
How to use union in a sentence
A deal was struck February 10, with the union agreeing to consider implementing curbside pickup.As Cities Mandate Hazard Pay for Grocery Workers, Groceries Sue|Brendan Seibel|February 26, 2021|Eater
Moon said the subcommittee has already approved one of his proposals, which would prohibit local unions from bargaining with their departments over whether officers must use body cameras.Push for police reform creates rift in Maryland’s Democratic caucus|Ovetta Wiggins|February 25, 2021|Washington Post
In fact, he is the one and only love of my life, and the two of us will be entering into a state of total domestic union.Style Invitational Week 1425: Picture this — a cartoon caption contest|Pat Myers|February 25, 2021|Washington Post
Other possible mechanisms, including data cooperatives and data unions, would tackle similar problems in different ways.
Candidates for office in the city, for instance, can only accept contributions from real people – not corporations or trade groups or labor unions.
In February, Slovakia will have a referendum on whether marriage should be defined as a union between a man and a woman.
Unlike the Soviet Union at a certain period in history, the Russian economy does not hold a candle to that of the United States.
In his State of the Union address 50 years ago, LBJ laid out his vision for the Great Society.
Inquiries will be accepted only via Western Union telegram or rotary phone.
His next book is Government against Itself: Public Union Power and Its Consequences (Oxford) due out in January 2015.
The first commencement of Union College for conferring degrees in the arts and sciences.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
When this became known to the few Union inhabitants of Fulton they implored Guitar not to do it.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
After they had been married some months, my wife visited your wife, and the latter seemed to be greatly impressed with the union.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
Nothing, however, can save us but a union, which would turn our barren hills into fruitful valleys.
If ever the fusion of two human beings into one has been accomplished on this sphere it was surely in their union.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
British Dictionary definitions for union (1 of 2)
- an association of students at a university or college formed to look after the students' interests, provide facilities for recreation, etc
- the building or buildings housing the facilities of such an organization
- a number of parishes united for the administration of poor relief
- a workhouse supported by such a combination
Word Origin for union
British Dictionary definitions for union (2 of 2)
- the union of England and Wales from 1543
- the union of the English and Scottish crowns (1603–1707)
- the union of England and Scotland from 1707
- the political union of Great Britain and Ireland (1801–1920)
- the union of Great Britain and Northern Ireland from 1920
- the United States of America
- the northern states of the US during the Civil War
- (as modifier)Union supporters