- The definition of correlate refers to things that go together or relate to each other in some way.
An example of things that would correlate are poverty and homelessness.
Origin of correlateback-formation ; from correlation
verbcor·re·lat·ed, cor·re·lat·ing, cor·re·lates
Origin of correlateBack-formation from correlation.
(third-person singular simple present correlates, present participle correlating, simple past and past participle correlated)
- Either of a pair of things related by a correlation; a correlative