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fraternize

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfraternizefrat‧er‧nize (also fraternise British English) /ˈfrætənaɪz $ -ər-/ verb [intransitive] 🔊 🔊 SOCIALIZEto be friendly with someone, especially if you have been ordered not to be friendly with themfraternize with 🔊 The troops were forbidden to fraternize with the enemy.fraternization /ˌfrætənaɪˈzeɪʃən $ -tərnə-/ noun [uncountable]→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
fraternizeAfter a while, they even began to fraternize with him.Salvatore is astonished to hear of Mary's delightful crossing, fraternizing with the ship's crew above decks.fraternize withThey have ordered the soldiers not to fraternize with the local residents
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Verb table
fraternize
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyfraternize
he, she, itfraternizes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyfraternized
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave fraternized
he, she, ithas fraternized
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad fraternized
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill fraternize
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have fraternized
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam fraternizing
he, she, itis fraternizing
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you, we, theyare fraternizing
Past
I, he, she, itwas fraternizing
you, we, theywere fraternizing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been fraternizing
he, she, ithas been fraternizing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been fraternizing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be fraternizing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been fraternizing
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