from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To organize into a labor union.
  • transitive v. To cause to join a labor union.
  • intransitive v. To organize or join a labor union.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To organize workers into a union.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To give the character of a union, and specifically of a trade-union, to; transform into, organize as, or incorporate in a (trade-) union; cause to join a (trade-) union.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. form or join a union
  • v. recruit for a union or organize into a union


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