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associate with sb

verb [T] uk phrasal verb with associate   /əˈsəʊ.si.eɪt/ us    /-ˈsoʊ-/
C2 to spend time with a group of people, especially people who are disapproved of: I don't want my children associating with drug addicts and alcoholics.
Translations of “associate with sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) 與(尤指他人不贊同的人)交往…
in Russian общаться…
in Turkish ile arkadaşlık etmek, görüşmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 与(尤指他人不赞同的人)交往…
in Polish przebywać z kimś…
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