What does the word association mean?

Usage examples for association

  1. A Caroline awakened no soft association of fancies, no mysterious heaven and earth. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  2. This naturally led to his close association with the Korean Court. – Korea's Fight for Freedom by F.A. McKenzie
  3. 9. Make it a rule never to accuse, without due consideration, any body or association of men. – The Young Man's Guide by William A. Alcott