associationnounuk /əˌsəʊ.siˈeɪ.ʃən/ us /əˌsoʊ.siˈeɪ.ʃən/
association noun (GROUP)
- The school is affiliated with a national association of driving schools.
- It falls to me to thank you for all you have done for the association.
- The association needs to win back former members who have allowed their subscriptions to lapse.
- As chairman of the association, he held office for over 20 years.
- The aim of the association is to perpetuate the skills of traditional furniture design.
association noun (INVOLVEMENT)
- His wife's association with a former criminal was a constant source of embarrassment for the prime minister.
- He began his long association with the New York City Opera in 1943.
- The book was published in association with a local charity.
- This part of the country held many pleasant associations for her.
- People were suspicious of his past association with right-wing groups.
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