unity

[ yoo-ni-tee ]
/ ˈyu nɪ ti /

noun, plural u·ni·ties.


Nearby words

  1. united way of america,
  2. unitedly,
  3. unitive,
  4. unitively,
  5. unitize,
  6. unity of interest,
  7. unity ticket,
  8. univ,
  9. univ.,
  10. univalence

Origin of unity

1250–1300; Middle English unite < Old French < Latin ūnitās, equivalent to ūn(us) one + -itās -ity

Related formsnon·u·ni·ty, noun, plural non·u·ni·ties.self-u·ni·ty, nounsu·per·u·ni·ty, noun

Synonym study

1. See union.

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British Dictionary definitions for unity

unity

/ (ˈjuːnɪtɪ) /

noun plural -ties

Word Origin for unity

C13: from Old French unité, from Latin ūnitās, from ūnus one

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