1. [ noun ] (criminal law) a loose affiliation of gangsters in charge of organized criminal activities
Synonyms: mob family crime_syndicate
Related terms: organized_crime Mafia
2. [ noun ] (business) an association of companies for some definite purpose
Synonyms: pool consortium
Related terms: association trust
3. [ verb ] organize into or form a syndicate
Related terms: form connect consortium
4. [ noun ] (business,news) a news agency that sells features or articles or photographs etc. to newspapers for simultaneous publication
Related terms: news_agency
5. [ verb ] (business) sell articles, television programs, or photos to several publications or independent broadcasting stations
Related terms: sell
Similar spelling:   syndic