1. [ adjective ] of or having to do with the southern Confederacy during the Civil War

"Confederate soldiers"

Related terms: southern
2. [ noun ] (politics) a supporter of the Confederate States of America
Related terms: Southerner supporter Confederate_soldier
3. [ verb ] form a confederation with; of nations
Related terms: unite confederation alliance
4. [ verb ] form a group or unite
Synonyms: band_together

"The groups banded together"

Related terms: unite accomplice alliance
5. [ noun ] (law,criminal law) someone who assists in a plot
Synonyms: collaborator partner_in_crime henchman
Related terms: accessory
6. [ adjective ] united in a confederacy or league
Synonyms: confederative allied
Related terms: united
7. [ noun ] (work) a person who joins with another in carrying out some plan (especially an unethical or illegal plan)
Synonyms: accomplice
Related terms: assistant decoy
8. [ noun ] an associate who provides assistance
Synonyms: friend ally

"he's a good ally in fight" "they were friends of the workers"

Related terms: foe associate blood_brother
Similar spelling:   confederative