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phrasal verb [transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyassociate with
he/she/itassociates with
present participleassociating with
past tenseassociated with
past participleassociated with
  1. 1
    associate with someone to spend time with someone

    While she was in Paris, she associated with many well-known artists.

  2. 2
    associate yourself with to say publicly that you support someone or agree with something
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