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UNIONIZE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does unionize mean? 

UNIONIZE (verb)
  The verb UNIONIZE has 2 senses:

1. recruit for a union or organize into a union
2. form or join a union

  Familiarity information: UNIONIZE used as a verb is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


UNIONIZE (verb)


Sense 1unionize [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Recruit for a union or organize into a union

Classified under:

Verbs of political and social activities and events

Synonyms:

unionise; unionize

Context example:

We don't allow people to come into our plant and try to unionize the workers

Hypernyms (to "unionize" is one way to...):

enrol; enroll; enter; inscribe; recruit (register formally as a participant or member)

Cause:

organise; organize; unionise; unionize (form or join a union)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s somebody


Sense 2unionize [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Form or join a union

Classified under:

Verbs of political and social activities and events

Synonyms:

unionise; unionize; organise; organize

Context example:

The auto workers decided to unionize

Hypernyms (to "unionize" is one way to...):

fall in; get together; join (become part of; become a member of a group or organization)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s


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