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English noun: syndicate

1. syndicate (group) a loose affiliation of gangsters in charge of organized criminal activities


Synonymscrime syndicate, family, mob


Broader (hypernym)gangdom, gangland, organized crime


Narrower (hyponym)Cosa Nostra, Maffia, Mafia

2. syndicate (group) an association of companies for some definite purpose


Synonymsconsortium, pool


Broader (hypernym)association


Narrower (hyponym)cartel, combine, corporate trust, trust

3. syndicate (group) a news agency that sells features or articles or photographs etc. to newspapers for simultaneous publication


Broader (hypernym)news agency, news organisation, news organization, press agency, press association, wire service


English verb: syndicate

1. syndicate (social) join together into a syndicate


SamplesThe banks syndicated.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s


Broader (hypernym)connect, join, link, link up, unite


Verb groupsyndicate

2. syndicate (social) organize into or form a syndicate


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)form, organise, organize


Verb groupsyndicate

3. syndicate (possession) sell articles, television programs, or photos to several publications or independent broadcasting stations


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)sell









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