transitive verb-·nit′ed, -·nit′ing
- to put or bring together so as to make one; combine or join into a whole
- to bring together in common cause, interest, opinion, etc.; join, as in action, through fellowship, agreement, legal bonds, etc.
- to join in marriage
- to have or show (qualities, characteristics, etc.) in combination
- to cause to adhere
Origin of uniteMiddle English unyten from Classical Latin unitus, past participle of unire, to unite from unus, one
- to become combined or joined together; become one or as one, by adhering, associating, etc.
- to act together