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King James Dictionary [1]

Uni'Te, L. unio, unitus.

1. To put together or join two or more things, which make one compound or mixture. Thus we unite the parts of a building to make one structure. The kingdoms of England, Scotland and Ireland united, form one empire. So we unite spirit and water and other liquors. We unite strands to make a rope. The states of North America united, form one nation. 2. To join to connect in a near relation or alliance as, to unite families by marriage to unite nations by treaty. 3. To make to agree or be uniform as, to unite a kingdom in one form of worship to unite men in opinions. 4. To cause to adhere as, to unite bricks or stones by cement. 5. To join in interest or fellowship.  Genesis 49 . 6. To tie to splice as, to unite two cords or ropes. 7. To join in affection to make near as, to unite hearts in love.

To unite the heart, to cause all its powers and affections to join with order and delight in the same objects.  Psalms 86 .


1. To join in an act to concur to act in concert. All parties united in petitioning for a repeal of the law. 2. To coalesce to be cemented or consolidated to combine as, bodies unite by attraction or affinity. 3. To grow together, as the parts of a wound.

The spur of a young cock grafted into the comb, will unite and grow.

4. To coalesce, as sounds. 5. To be mixed. Oil and water will not unite.

Webster's Dictionary [2]

(1): ( v. t.) Hence, to join by a legal or moral bond, as families by marriage, nations by treaty, men by opinions; to join in interest, affection, fellowship, or the like; to cause to agree; to harmonize; to associate; to attach.

(2): ( v. i.) To become one; to be cemented or consolidated; to combine, as by adhesion or mixture; to coalesce; to grow together.

(3): ( v. i.) To join in an act; to concur; to act in concert; as, all parties united in signing the petition.

(4): ( v. t.) To put together so as to make one; to join, as two or more constituents, to form a whole; to combine; to connect; to join; to cause to adhere; as, to unite bricks by mortar; to unite iron bars by welding; to unite two armies.

(5): ( v. t.) United; joint; as, unite consent.