Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “cooperate”

cooperate

verb [I] ( also UK co-operate)
 
 
/kəʊˈɒpəreɪt/
WORK TOGETHER B2 to work together with someone in order to achieve the same aim: Witnesses are cooperating with detectives. Several countries are cooperating in the relief effort.Acting, being or existing togetherHelping and co-operating
HELP B2 to help someone or do what they ask: We can get there early as long as the children will cooperate.Helping and co-operating
(Definition of cooperate from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “cooperate” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

maiden

a girl or young woman

Word of the Day

Countability – grammar codes

by Dom Glennon​​,
November 26, 2014
Advices and informations Have you ever noticed strange codes in square brackets on entries in Cambridge Dictionaries Online and wondered what they mean? These are grammar codes, giving you a brief summary of how that word behaves grammatically. More information can be obtained by hovering your cursor over the code, and there’s

Read More 

ped-text verb

November 24, 2014
to text someone while walking I’m ped-texting, I’m looking down at my phone, 75 percent of the time.

Read More