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And what is liberty, whose very name makes the heart beat faster and shakes the world? Is it not the union of all liberties - liberty of conscience, of education, of association, of the press, of travel, or labor, or trade?
Frederic Bastiat

Meaning of "association" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ASSOCIATION

association  [əˌsəʊsɪˈeɪʃən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ASSOCIATION

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Association is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES ASSOCIATION MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Association

Association may refer to: Voluntary associations, groups of individuals who voluntarily enter into an agreement to accomplish a purpose ▪ 501 non-profit organization ▪ Alumni association, an association of former students of a college or university ▪ Professional association ▪ Sports association ▪ Trade association, another name of an industry trade group Association may also refer to a corporate body consisting of a groups of associated persons who usually meet periodically because of common interests, objectives, or profession. Associations in various fields of study: ▪ Archaeological association, in archaeology, the relationship between objects found together ▪ Association, combined or co-added group of astronomical exposures ▪ Association ▪ Association ▪ Association ▪ Association, a kind of grouping in object-oriented programming ▪ Association, a connection between two or more concepts in the mind or imagination ▪ Association ▪ File...

Definition of association in the English dictionary

The first definition of association in the dictionary is a group of people having a common purpose or interest; a society or club. Other definition of association is the act of associating or the state of being associated. Association is also friendship or companionship.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ASSOCIATION


abbreviation
əˌbriːvɪˈeɪʃən
affiliation
əˌfɪlɪˈeɪʃən
appreciation
əˌpriːʃɪˈeɪʃən
appropriation
əˌprəʊprɪˈeɪʃən
aviation
ˌeɪvɪˈeɪʃən
depreciation
dɪˌpriːʃɪˈeɪʃən
deviation
ˌdiːvɪˈeɪʃən
differentiation
ˌdɪfəˌrɛnʃɪˈeɪʃən
humiliation
hjuːˌmɪlɪˈeɪʃən
initiation
ɪˌnɪʃɪˈeɪʃən
irradiation
ɪˌreɪdɪˈeɪʃən
mediation
ˌmiːdɪˈeɪʃən
negotiation
nɪˌɡəʊʃɪˈeɪʃən
pronunciation
prəˌnʌnsɪˈeɪʃən
radiation
ˌreɪdɪˈeɪʃən
Reconciliation
ˌrɛkənˌsɪlɪˈeɪʃən
recreation
ˌrɛkrɪˈeɪʃən
remediation
rɪˌmiːdɪˈeɪʃən
retaliation
rɪˌtælɪˈeɪʃən
variation
ˌvɛərɪˈeɪʃən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ASSOCIATION

associate
associate director
associate member
associate professor
associated company
associated statehood
associated states
associateship
association football
Association for Payment Clearing Services
association law
Association of South-East Asian Nations
associational
associationism
associationist
associative
associative cortex
associative storage
associatively
associativity

WORDS THAT END LIKE ASSOCIATION

accreditation
action
administration
animation
application
certification
citation
combination
communication
confirmation
conversation
corporation
creation
decoration
destination
documentation
duration
education
evaluation
excitation
federation

Synonyms and antonyms of association in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «ASSOCIATION»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «association» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of association

Translation of «association» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ASSOCIATION

Find out the translation of association to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of association from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «association» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

协会
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

asociación
570 millions of speakers

English

association
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

एसोसिएशन
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

جَمْعِيَّة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

общество
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

associação
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সংঘ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

association
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Persatuan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Verband
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

協会
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

협회
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Asosiasi
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

hiệp hội
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

சங்கம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

संघटना
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

birleşme
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

associazione
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

stowarzyszenie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

асоціація
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

asociație
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

συνεργασία
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Vereniging
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

association
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

forening
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of association

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ASSOCIATION»

The term «association» is very widely used and occupies the 1.827 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ASSOCIATION» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «association» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «association» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about association

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10 QUOTES WITH «ASSOCIATION»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word association.
1
Aberjhani
Most of the more celebrated names among African-American authors, poets, and artists are known to the world because of their association with specific cultural arts movements.
2
John Astin
The feedback that I get from my association with Gomez is heartwarming. It is very difficult for me to take anything but a positive view of the Gomez phenomenon.
3
Fredrik Bajer
A sign that a peace association is going adrift is its exclusion of other political parties, with whom it could collaborate effectively on most of the problems besetting the cause of peace.
4
Bonnie Bassler
You live in intimate association with bacteria, and you couldn't survive without them.
5
Frederic Bastiat
And what is liberty, whose very name makes the heart beat faster and shakes the world? Is it not the union of all liberties - liberty of conscience, of education, of association, of the press, of travel, or labor, or trade?
6
Rand Beers
I was deposed in association with a case involving the Golden Venture, a ship which smuggled Chinese aliens into the United States about eight or nine ago.
7
Henri Bergson
Life does not proceed by the association and addition of elements, but by dissociation and division.
8
Elmer Bernstein
I did 10 years of comedies and 10 years of Westerns. I really like to stay away from car chases. I prefer the more intimate film. You have a much more direct association with the emotions.
9
Hassanal Bolkiah
Asean is obviously a very important association for us. Over the past 30 years Asean has made great strides in regional cooperation covering a number of areas, although recently it has been under strain because of the financial crisis and other challenges.
10
Aristide Briand
But I am sure also that from a political point of view, and from a social point of view the federal link, without infringing the sovereignty of any of the nations which might take part in such as association, could be beneficial.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ASSOCIATION»

Discover the use of association in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to association and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Handbook of the International Phonetic Association: A Guide ...
This book is a comprehensive guide to the International Phonetic Alphabet, whose aim is to provide a universally agreed system of notation for the sounds of languages, and which has been widely used for over a century.
International Phonetic Association, 1999
2
The American Physical Therapy Association Book of Body ...
Offers advice on fitness, exercise, and health-care
Marilyn Moffat, Steve Vickery, 1999
3
Freedom of Association
"This collection of essays is the best one-volume introduction to a timely topic: the nature, purposes, moral justifications of (and limitations on) freedom of association in liberal democracies.
Amy Gutmann, 1998
4
The Marcus Garvey and Universal Negro Improvement ...
Letters and archival documents depict the life of Marcus Garvey
Robert A. Hill, 1984
5
American Psychiatric Association Practice Guidelines for the ...
"American Psychiatric Association Practice Guidelines" provides recommendations to help psychiatrists improve patient care.
American Psychiatric Association, 2006
6
American Medical Association complete medical encyclopedia
A definitive medical reference from the American Medical Association offers an alphabetical listing of thousands of medical terms, including common ailments, surgical procedures and tests, benefits and side effects of drugs and other ...
Jerrold B. Leikin, American Medical Association, Martin S. Lipsky, 2003
7
Planning and Urban Design Standards
From the publishers of Architectural Graphic Standards, this book, created under the auspices of The American Planning Association, is the most comprehensive reference book on urban planning, design, and development available today.
American Planning Association, 2006
8
Assimilation and Association in French Colonial Theory, ...
Available in paperback for the first time, with a new preface by the author, this edition will interest all students of colonialism and introduce many younger scholars to what remains the best and most original book in the field.
Raymond F. Betts, 2005
9
American Dietetic Association Complete Food and Nutrition Guide
This brand-new edition of the bestselling American Dietetic Association Complete Food and Nutrition Guide features: The new Dietary Guidelines for Americans from USDA and USHHS, providing the latest science-based advice on food choices and ...
Duyff, ADA (American Dietetic Association), 2011
10
Data Mining for Association Rules and Sequential Patterns: ...
Recent advances in the data collection and storage technologies have m ade it possible for companies (e.g. bar-code technology), administrati ve agencies (e.g. census data) and scientific laboratories (e.g. molec ule databases in chemistry ...
Jean-Marc Adamo, 2001

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ASSOCIATION»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term association is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Football Association Slammed Over 'Sexist' Tweet About England's …
When men return home from sporting competitions, they're lauded as heroes, plain and simple. But a tweet from England's Football Association ... «TIME, Jul 15»
2
Alabama High School Athletic Association making plans for …
MONTGOMERY — After years of playing defense, the Alabama High School Athletic Association is beginning to change its game plan on ... «Dothan Eagle, Jul 15»
3
Blue lights go on sale at the Kern County Bridal Association, benefits …
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - You can show your support for the Officer David Nelson Fund and the Bakersfield Police Department with a purchase of ... «KERO 23ABC News, Jul 15»
4
Pig Roast To Raise Money For The Alzheimer's Association
William Myers' wife was diagnosed with dementia in 2004. As a means of giving back for all the support they have received, their family is ... «WOWT, Jul 15»
5
Alabama Hospital Association names new board members, officers
The Montgomery-based Alabama Hospital Association has named its new board members and officers following elections. Glenn Sisk, CEO of ... «Birmingham Business Journal, Jul 15»
6
Gullah/Geechee Fishing Association to host Famlee Day July 11
The Gullah/Geechee Fishing Association is celebrating its five-year anniversary with an event bringing together fishing families and association ... «Bluffton Today, Jul 15»
7
Tribune staff reaps top honors in Texas Press Association
The Terrell Tribune staff won several top awards in the Texas Press Association Better Newspaper Contest, including a first place for ... «Terrell Tribune, Jul 15»
8
Ironshore Launches Boat Program with National Boat Owners …
Ironshore Inc. has introduced a new boat and yacht insurance program in collaboration with the National Boat Owners Association (NBOA) to ... «Insurance Journal, Jul 15»
9
ASAE Recognizes American Gas Association
“The Peer Review Program is an example of how the connections formed through association membership can be leveraged to enhance ... «ACHR NEWS, Jul 15»
10
Pune lawyers withdraw strike says Bar Association
MUMBAI: The Pune Bar Association informed the Bombay high court that it has withdraw its two week old strike in the city. The Pune lawyers ... «Times of India, Jul 15»

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