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1. union

noun. ['ˈjuːnjən'] an organization of employees formed to bargain with the employer.

Synonyms

  • industrial union
  • Industrial Workers of the World
  • craft union
  • labor movement
  • organisation
  • labor union
  • vertical union
  • brotherhood
  • trade union
  • trades union
  • IWW
  • trade union movement
  • organization
  • I.W.W.
  • company union

Antonyms

  • irrelevance
  • unconnectedness
  • unconnected
  • connected

Etymology

  • union (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • unionem (Latin)

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Rhymes with Union

  • aganbegyan
  • banyan
  • battalion
  • bennion
  • binion
  • boullion
  • branyon
  • bullion
  • bunyan
  • californian
  • canion
  • canyon
  • castrillon
  • catalonian
  • communion
  • companion
  • cretien
  • crocodilian
  • demyan
  • dillion

Sentences with union


1. Noun, singular or mass
Opening a restaurant is a huge undertaking in any state in the union.

Quotes about union


1. Experts on romance say for a happy marriage there has to be more than a passionate love. For a lasting union, they insist, there must be a genuine liking for each other. Which, in my book, is a good definition for friendship.
- Marilyn Monroe

2. I understand by this passion the union of desire, friendship, and tenderness, which is inflamed by a single female, which prefers her to the rest of her sex, and which seeks her possession as the supreme or the sole happiness of our being.
- Edward Gibbon

3. The happy Union of these States is a wonder; their Constitution a miracle; their example the hope of Liberty throughout the world.
- James Madison

2. Union

adjective. being of or having to do with the northern United States and those loyal to the Union during the American Civil War.

Synonyms

  • Federal

Antonyms

  • south
  • South

3. Union

noun. the United States (especially the northern states during the American Civil War).

Synonyms

  • northern
  • North

Antonyms

  • slave state
  • Dixieland
  • Confederate

4. union

noun. ['ˈjuːnjən'] the act of pairing a male and female for reproductive purposes.

Synonyms

  • sex
  • sex activity
  • pairing
  • sexual practice
  • sexual activity
  • crossing
  • hybridization
  • service
  • coupling
  • mating
  • crossbreeding
  • inbreeding
  • hybridisation
  • assortative mating
  • conjugation
  • disassortative mating
  • sexual union
  • servicing
  • hybridizing
  • interbreeding

Antonyms

  • assortative mating
  • homosexual
  • sexual
  • asexual

Etymology

  • union (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • unionem (Latin)

5. union

noun. ['ˈjuːnjən'] the state of being a married couple voluntarily joined for life (or until divorce).

Synonyms

  • matrimony
  • sigeh
  • spousal relationship
  • endogamy
  • cuckoldom
  • misalliance
  • marriage of convenience
  • intermarriage
  • bigamy
  • monandry
  • polygamy
  • wedlock
  • monogamousness
  • monogamy
  • common-law marriage
  • marriage
  • exogamy
  • open marriage
  • inmarriage

Antonyms

  • exogamy
  • unemployment
  • maturity
  • motion

Etymology

  • union (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • unionem (Latin)

6. union

noun. ['ˈjuːnjən'] the act of making or becoming a single unit.

Synonyms

  • tribalisation
  • reunification
  • tribalization
  • reunion
  • combination
  • concretion
  • umbrella
  • compounding
  • jointure
  • unification
  • combining
  • coalition
  • coalescency
  • conglutination
  • uniting
  • coalescence

Antonyms

  • detribalization
  • disunion
  • heterosexual
  • bisexual

Etymology

  • union (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • unionem (Latin)

7. union

noun. ['ˈjuːnjən'] the state of being joined or united or linked.

Synonyms

  • conjugation
  • conjunction
  • state
  • connectedness
  • colligation
  • fusion
  • coalition
  • link
  • unification
  • association
  • junction
  • marriage
  • syncretism

Antonyms

  • disassociation
  • disconnectedness
  • inaction
  • dystopia

Etymology

  • union (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • unionem (Latin)

8. union

adjective. ['ˈjuːnjən'] of trade unions.

Synonyms

  • organised
  • organized
  • closed
  • unionized

Antonyms

  • good-natured
  • lengthwise
  • uncross
  • unfold

Etymology

  • union (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • unionem (Latin)

9. union

noun. ['ˈjuːnjən'] a device on a national flag emblematic of the union of two or more sovereignties (typically in the upper inner corner).

Antonyms

  • maleness

Etymology

  • union (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • unionem (Latin)

10. union

noun. ['ˈjuːnjən'] a set containing all and only the members of two or more given sets.

Synonyms

  • join
  • direct sum
  • sum

Antonyms

  • nonalignment
  • noncomprehensive
  • finish
  • unfriendliness

Etymology

  • union (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • unionem (Latin)
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