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Meaning of FRATERNIZE

Pronunciation:  'fratur`nIz

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  be on friendly terms with someone
 

FRATERNIZE is a 10 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: fraternise
 
 See Also: socialise, socialize

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Fra"ter*nize\ (? or ?; 277), v. i. [imp. & p. p.
    {Fraternized}; p. pr. & vb. n.. {Fraternizing}.] [Cf. F.
    fraterniser.]
    To associate or hold fellowship as brothers, or as men of
    like occupation or character; to have brotherly feelings.
    
    
  2. \Fra"ter*nize\, v. t.
    To bring into fellowship or brotherly sympathy.
    
          Correspondence for fraternizing the two nations.
                                                   --Burke.
    
    
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: act the traitor, associate with, assort with, be acquainted with, be friends, be inseparable, chum, chum together, chum with, clique, clique with, club together, collaborate, consort with, cotton to, fall in with, fellowship, flock together, fraternize with, hang around with, hang out with, herd together, hit it off, hobnob with, join, join in fellowship, keep company with, keep up with, know, mingle with, mix with, pal, pal up with, pal with, quisle, run in couples, run with, sort with, take up with, tie up with, turn against
 

 

 

 

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