Fraternize - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfrætərnaɪz|  American pronunciation of the word fraternize
Brit.  |ˈfratənʌɪz|  British pronunciation of the word fraternize


- be on friendly terms with someone, as if with a brother, especially with an enemy (syn: fraternise)


It is usually unwise to fraternize with your employees.

...don't fraternize just with people of the same race, religion, or social background...

The troops were forbidden to fraternize with the enemy.

Word forms

I/you/we/they: fraternize
he/she/it: fraternizes
present participle: fraternizing
past tense: fraternized
past participle: fraternized
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