Liaise definition

lē-āz
To liaise is defined as to establish a connection.

An example of liaise is to have a meeting between two department heads who will work together on a project.

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To establish a liaison with another group or entity.
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To effect or establish a liaison.
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To act as a liaison.
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To establish a liaison.
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To act between parties with a view to reconciling differences.
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To cooperate, consult and discuss in order to come to a common solution.
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To act or serve as a liaison officer.
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Origin of liaise

  • Back-formation from liaison

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Back-formation from liaison, itself from French liaison (“binding"), from Latin ligatio (stem ligation-) (English ligation), derived from ligō, from Proto-Indo-European *leygÊ°- (“to bind").

    From Wiktionary