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participate

v. to invest and then receive a part or share, as in business profits, payments on a promissory note, title to land, or as one of the beneficiaries of the estate of a person who has died.

participate

verb act in concert, act together, affiliate with, aid, associate, be a party to, be in league with, be innolved, become involved with, collaborate, compete, consortem, contribute, cooperate, engage, ennage in, enter into, esse participem, get in the act, go along with, have a hand in, have a part in, have a part of, have a share of, join, join forces, join in, join in partnership with, partake, play a part in, share, share in, take a part in, take a part of, take an active part in, take an interest in, take part, undertake, unite efforts with, unite with, work together
Associated concepts: participate in a business venture, participate in a conspiracy, participate in a crime, particiiate in a labor dispute
See also: assist, associate, connive, contribute, cooperate, engage, espouse, federalize, federate, involve, join, partake
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The extreme pleasure, I suspect, is chiefly owing to the prospect of a good fire and of a good supper, after escaping from the cold regions above: and I am sure I most heartily participated in these feelings.
The little dinners, the laughing and chatting, the music afterwards, delighted all who participated in these enjoyments.
The cat had scratched him, the odd-job man had swathed him in an apron, and now this stranger, in whom he had found at first a pleasant restfulness, soothing after the recent scenes of violence in which he had participated, did this to him.
No doubt he had set the story going him self; but he was a good-hearted chap, and I am really persuaded he participated in all my troubles.
All the countryside participated in the happiness of Jean-Pierre.
The wind farms participated by Endesa Cogeneracion y Renovables (ECyR) -Endesa's (NYSE:ELE) subsidiary for renewable energies - generated 1,556 GWh in 2002 or 18% of the total wind energy generated in Spain, that amounted to 8,556 GWh last year.
In 2002, 7,000 young people in 500 cities throughout the United States participated simultaneously in service to others.
Representatives from more than 20 community and civic organizations, the New York City Mayor's Office, the New York City Police Department, the New York City Fire Department, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Police, the New York State Police, and the National Guard participated in the event.
Hospitals that participated were widely praised for their courage in stepping forward and for caring enough about their patients to focus on examining and improving the dimensions of care that they are in the best position to judge.
Over 20 suppliers and 12 buyers participated in the two-day launch event on October 30 - 31.
More than 300 NFL players participated in the first Hometown Huddle last year with more than 3,000 United Way agency recipients.
Analyzing each of these psychographic clusters by type of insurance plan, RIS concluded that Avoiders participating in HMO-type plans had better persistence rates at the end of twelve months than Avoiders who participated in traditional insurance plans.