Definition of "unite" []

  • To bring together so as to form a whole. (verb-transitive)
  • To combine (people) in interest, attitude, or action: "the love that unites humanity” ( Germaine Greer). (verb-transitive)
  • To join (a couple) in marriage. (verb-transitive)
  • To cause to adhere. (verb-transitive)
  • To have or demonstrate in combination: She unites common sense with vision. (verb-transitive)
  • To make or become an integrated whole or a unity; combine (verb)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • To join, unify or be unified in purpose, action, beliefs, etc (verb)
  • To enter or cause to enter into an association or alliance (verb)
  • To adhere or cause to adhere; fuse (verb)
  • To possess or display (qualities) in combination or at the same time (verb)
  • To join or become joined in marriage (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "unite" in a sentence
  • "Yet the word unite can go beyond that to encompass the merging of soft and strong, breath and movement, grace and strength."
  • "However what you and others should do to bring our party back together and unite is to ask Hillary to get out!!!!"
  • "Democrats for McCain unite ... or go independent Hilary for Obama"