Definition of Syndicate in English :

Define Syndicate in English

Syndicate meaning in English

Meaning of Syndicate in English

Pronunciation of Syndicate in English

Syndicate pronunciation in English

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1. crime syndicate, family, mob, syndicate

a loose affiliation of gangsters in charge of organized criminal activities

2. consortium, pool, syndicate

an association of companies for some definite purpose

3. syndicate

a news agency that sells features or articles or photographs etc. to newspapers for simultaneous publication


4. syndicate

join together into a syndicate

Example Sentences:
'The banks syndicated'

5. syndicate

organize into or form a syndicate

6. syndicate

sell articles, television programs, or photos to several publications or independent broadcasting stations

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of syndicate
noun (ˈsɪndɪkɪt )
an association of business enterprises or individuals organized to undertake a joint project requiring considerable capital
a news agency that sells articles, photographs, etc, to a number of newspapers for simultaneous publication
any association formed to carry out an enterprise or enterprises of common interest to its members
a board of syndics or the office of syndic
(in Italy under the Fascists) a local organization of employers or employees
verb (ˈsɪndɪˌkeɪt )
6. (transitive)
to sell (articles, photographs, etc) to several newspapers for simultaneous publication
7. (transitive) US
to sell (a programme or programmes) to several local commercial television or radio stations
to form a syndicate of (people)

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see synonyms of syndicate
a group or council of syndics
an association of individuals or corporations formed to carry out some financial project requiring much capital
any group organized to further some undertaking
c.  US
an informal association of criminals controlling a network of vice, gambling, etc.
d.  US
a group of newspapers, owned as a chain
3.  US
an organization that sells special articles or features for publication by many newspapers or periodicals
verb transitiveWord forms: ˈsyndiˌcated or ˈsyndiˌcating
to manage as or form into a syndicate
5.  US
to sell (an article, feature, etc.) through a syndicate for publication in many newspapers or periodicals
to sell (a program, series, etc.) to a number of radio or TV stations
verb intransitive
to form a syndicate

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of syndicate
1. An association of people or firms formed to promote a common interest or carry out a business enterprise.
2. A loose affiliation of gangsters in control of organized criminal activities.
3. An agency that sells articles, features, or photographs for publication in a number of newspapers or periodicals simultaneously.
4. A company consisting of a number of separate newspapers; a newspaper chain.
5. The office, position, or jurisdiction of a syndic or body of syndics.
v. (-kāt) syn·di·cat·ed, syn·di·cat·ing, syn·di·cates
a. To organize into or manage as a syndicate.
b. To sell (a horse) to a syndicate.
2. To sell (a comic strip or column, for example) through a syndicate for simultaneous publication in newspapers or periodicals.
3. To sell (a television series, for example) directly to independent stations.
a. To create a feed for (a website), allowing users to include content from the website in other websites or to view the content.
b. To include (the contents of a website) on another website by using a feed.
To join together in a syndicate.

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