Definition of "combines" []

  • To integrate or cause to be integrated; join together (verb)
  • To unite or cause to unite to form a chemical compound (verb)
  • To harvest (crops) with a combine harvester (verb)
  • An association of enterprises, esp in order to gain a monopoly of a market (noun)
  • An association of business corporations, political parties, sporting clubs, etc, for a common purpose (noun)
  • Plural form of combine. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of combine. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "combines" in a sentence
  • "The name combines the initials of both men's full names."
  • "After all, the title combines two aspects of U.S. policy that are usually not in the public interest: trade deals and drug eradication."
  • "The new name combines kokoro, the Japanese word for soul, with a word Mr. Suviala says he noticed on a distinctive restaurant sign in Norway, where one of the chefs is named Moi."