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1. association

noun. ['əˌsoʊsiːˈeɪʃən, əˌsoʊʃiːˈeɪʃən'] a formal organization of people or groups of people.

Synonyms

  • pool
  • gang
  • guild
  • VFW
  • Northern Baptist Convention
  • club
  • organisation
  • consortium
  • lodge
  • institute
  • professional association
  • sistership
  • cooperative
  • Association of Southeast Asian Nations
  • social club
  • mob
  • organization
  • Southern Baptist Convention
  • syndicate
  • pack
  • chapter
  • Fabian Society
  • ring
  • family
  • ASEAN
  • order
  • AARP
  • American Legion
  • National Association of Realtors
  • associate
  • chamber of commerce
  • fellowship
  • legion
  • Veterans of Foreign Wars
  • American Baptist Convention
  • Association for the Advancement of Retired Persons
  • society
  • conference
  • league
  • secret society
  • gild

Antonyms

  • decompress
  • lack
  • open chain
  • detach

Etymology

  • associationem (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Guilt By Association

  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
  • mischaracterization
  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

2. association

noun. ['əˌsoʊsiːˈeɪʃən, əˌsoʊʃiːˈeɪʃən'] the act of consorting with or joining with others.

Synonyms

  • fraternisation
  • fraternization
  • affiliation

Antonyms

  • divide
  • nonalignment
  • finish
  • inactivity

Etymology

  • associationem (Latin)

3. association

noun. ['əˌsoʊsiːˈeɪʃən, əˌsoʊʃiːˈeɪʃən'] the process of bringing ideas or events together in memory or imagination.

Synonyms

  • remembering
  • colligation
  • connexion
  • memory

Antonyms

  • dislodge
  • separate
  • uncooperative
  • unhelpful

Etymology

  • associationem (Latin)

4. association

noun. ['əˌsoʊsiːˈeɪʃən, əˌsoʊʃiːˈeɪʃən'] the state of being connected together as in memory or imagination.

Synonyms

  • unification

Antonyms

  • disassociation
  • disorganize

Etymology

  • associationem (Latin)

5. association

noun. ['əˌsoʊsiːˈeɪʃən, əˌsoʊʃiːˈeɪʃən'] a social or business relationship.

Synonyms

  • relationship
  • affiliation
  • tie-up

Antonyms

  • instability
  • war
  • deregulate
  • disorganise

Etymology

  • associationem (Latin)

6. by-product

noun. a secondary and sometimes unexpected consequence.

Synonyms

  • event
  • byproduct
  • consequence
  • result
  • outcome
  • issue
  • effect
  • upshot

Antonyms

  • recall
  • freeze
  • ending
  • refrain

7. by-product

noun. a product made during the manufacture of something else.

Synonyms

  • production
  • spin-off
  • product

Antonyms

  • inconsequence
  • beginning
  • parent
  • outgo

8. guilt

noun. ['ˈgɪlt'] the state of having committed an offense.

Synonyms

  • indictability
  • impeachability
  • culpability
  • guiltiness
  • condition
  • culpableness
  • complicity
  • criminalness
  • bloodguilt
  • criminalism
  • guilt by association
  • criminality
  • status

Antonyms

  • safety
  • improvement
  • stigmatism
  • impurity

Etymology

  • gilt (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • gilten (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. guilt

noun. ['ˈgɪlt'] remorse caused by feeling responsible for some offense.

Synonyms

  • remorse
  • guilt feelings
  • survivor guilt
  • guilt trip
  • compunction
  • self-reproach

Antonyms

  • fullness
  • wetness
  • unsoundness
  • astigmatism

Etymology

  • gilt (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • gilten (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. by

adverb. ['ˈbaɪ'] so as to pass a given point.

Antonyms

  • current

Etymology

  • bi (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Example sentences of the word guilt-by-association


1. Noun Phrase
If you pollute the environment or cheat on your business taxes, your business cohorts may suffer guilt by association.

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