Adjective "Affiliate" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Affiliate


    Definition:

    1. to bring into close association or connection: The research center is affiliated with the university.

    2. to attach or unite on terms of fellowship; associate (usually followed by with in U.S. usage, by to in Brit. usage): to affiliate with the church.

    3. to trace the descent, derivation, or origin of: to affiliate a language.

    4. to adopt.

    5. Law. to fix the paternity of, as an illegitimate child: The mother affiliated her child u

    Examples:

    "somes can be affiliate with banks."

    "somes can be affiliate."