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1. combine

verb. ['ˈkɑːmbaɪn, kəmˈbaɪn'] put or add together.

Synonyms

  • compound
  • totalise
  • synthesize
  • synthesise
  • totalize
  • mix
  • add

Antonyms

  • take away
  • cool
  • defuse
  • segregate

Etymology

  • combiner (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • combinare (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Combine

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Example sentences of the word combine


1. Verb, base form
Stir everything together with a spoon to combine all of the ingredients.

2. Noun, singular or mass
In a large mixing bowl, combine eggs, granulated sugar, nutmeg and cinnamon and stir well.

3. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Although your upper thigh is wide, the muscles that combine to make up the quadriceps are small.

Quotes containing the word combine


1. I know of no single formula for success. But over the years I have observed that some attributes of leadership are universal and are often about finding ways of encouraging people to combine their efforts, their talents, their insights, their enthusiasm and their inspiration to work together.
- Queen Elizabeth II

2. Eating and reading are two pleasures that combine admirably.
- C.S. Lewis

3. All the interests of my reason, speculative as well as practical, combine in the three following questions: 1. What can I know? 2. What ought I to do? 3. What may I hope?
- Immanuel Kant

2. combine

verb. ['ˈkɑːmbaɪn, kəmˈbaɪn'] have or possess in combination.

Synonyms

  • unite
  • feature

Antonyms

  • disassociation
  • disconnectedness
  • nonunion

Etymology

  • combiner (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • combinare (Latin)

3. combine

verb. ['ˈkɑːmbaɪn, kəmˈbaɪn'] combine so as to form a whole; mix.

Synonyms

  • sulphurette
  • heterodyne
  • compound
  • unify
  • integrate
  • carburet
  • incorporate
  • mix
  • commix
  • amalgamate
  • sulfurette

Antonyms

  • distributive
  • single
  • decentralization
  • artifact

Etymology

  • combiner (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • combinare (Latin)

4. combine

verb. ['ˈkɑːmbaɪn, kəmˈbaɪn'] add together from different sources.

Synonyms

  • give
  • kick in
  • contribute

Antonyms

  • disassortative mating
  • assortative mating
  • endogamy
  • exogamy

Etymology

  • combiner (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • combinare (Latin)

5. combine

verb. ['ˈkɑːmbaɪn, kəmˈbaɪn'] join for a common purpose or in a common action.

Synonyms

  • summate

Antonyms

  • detribalization
  • separation

Etymology

  • combiner (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • combinare (Latin)

6. combine

noun. ['ˈkɑːmbaɪn, kəmˈbaɪn'] harvester that heads and threshes and cleans grain while moving across the field.

Synonyms

  • reaper

Antonyms

  • divided
  • free

Etymology

  • combiner (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • combinare (Latin)

7. combine

verb. ['ˈkɑːmbaɪn, kəmˈbaɪn'] mix together different elements.

Synonyms

  • blend
  • meld
  • gauge
  • immix
  • conjugate
  • blend in
  • merge
  • coalesce
  • conflate
  • flux
  • syncretise
  • alloy
  • change integrity
  • syncretize
  • absorb
  • fuse
  • mix
  • accrete
  • commingle
  • mix in
  • melt

Antonyms

  • rough
  • smooth
  • decrease
  • disassemble

Etymology

  • combiner (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • combinare (Latin)

8. combine

verb. ['ˈkɑːmbaɪn, kəmˈbaɪn'] gather in a mass, sum, or whole.

Synonyms

  • unify
  • aggregate
  • mix
  • commix
  • unitize
  • amalgamate
  • unitise

Antonyms

  • differentiate
  • exclude
  • impoverish
  • subtract

Etymology

  • combiner (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • combinare (Latin)

9. combine

noun. ['ˈkɑːmbaɪn, kəmˈbaɪn'] an occurrence that results in things being united.

Synonyms

  • mixture
  • conglomeration
  • conglobation
  • consolidation
  • combining
  • mix
  • union

Antonyms

  • stay
  • disunify
  • stand still
  • purity

Etymology

  • combiner (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • combinare (Latin)

10. combine

noun. ['ˈkɑːmbaɪn, kəmˈbaɪn'] a consortium of independent organizations formed to limit competition by controlling the production and distribution of a product or service.

Synonyms

  • trust
  • drug cartel
  • oil cartel
  • consortium
  • cartel
  • corporate trust
  • syndicate

Antonyms

  • emulsify
  • integrate
  • bore
  • emit

Etymology

  • combiner (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • combinare (Latin)
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