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adjective cooperative pronunciation in American English /koʊˈɑp(ə)rətɪv/

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  1. 1
    cooperative people are willing to do what you ask them
    Jean is cooperative and helpful in the classroom.
  2. 2
    [only before noun] done by people or organizations working together
    a cooperative research project involving local businesses and universities
  3. 3
    [only before noun] a cooperative business or other organization is owned by the people who work in it who also share the profits
    cooperative stores providing relatively cheap, good-quality foodstuffs

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… a feeling of pleasure you get from spending time doing what you want and not worrying about what other people are doing or saying

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