Meaning of TOGETHER in English


/teuh gedh"euhr/ , adv.

1. into or in one gathering, company, mass, place, or body: to call the people together.

2. into or in union, proximity, contact, or collision, as two or more things: to sew things together.

3. into or in relationship, association, business, or agreement, etc., as two or more persons: to bring strangers together.

4. taken or considered collectively or conjointly: This one cost more than all the others together.

5. (of a single thing) into or in a condition of unity, compactness, or coherence: to squeeze a thing together; The argument does not hold together well.

6. at the same time; simultaneously: You cannot have both together.

7. without intermission or interruption; continuously; uninterruptedly: for days together.

8. in cooperation; with united action; conjointly: to undertake a task together.

9. with mutual action; mutually; reciprocally: to confer together; to multiply two numbers together.


10. Slang. mentally and emotionally stable and well organized: a together person.

[ bef. 900; late ME, var. of earlier togedere, togadere, OE togaedere; c. OFris togadera. See TO, GATHER ]

Usage . See altogether .

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .