association 选择性必修1000 全国卷频次:2 教材出处:译林版选必修B1U1
n. associations 1
The power of words, then, lies in their associations—the things they bring up to our minds.
He can express his meaning in words which sing like music, and which by their position and association can move men to tears.
association with 与…的交往；与…联合
trade association 贸易协会；同业公会
in association with 与…相联系；与…联合
medical association 医学会；医疗协会
an association 协会；社团
articles of association 公司章程；组织章程
business association 商业协会；业务联系
alumni association 校友会
professional association 专业协会；专业组织
bar association 律师协会
mortgage bankers association 抵押贷款银行家协会
national basketball association 国家篮球协会（简称NBA）
freedom of association 结社自由
press association 通讯社
american psychological association 美国心理学协会
negative association 负相联，负结合
free association 自由联想
mineral association 矿物组合；共生矿物
credit association 信用社
word association 词联想
聯盟,協會,社團;交往,聯合;聯想I have association with the socialists of the society.我與協會內的社會主義者有交往.
1. [C + sing. / pl. v.] (abbr. Assoc.) an official group of people who have joined together for a particular purpose
SYN organization :
Do you belong to any professional or trade associations?
the Football Association
a residents’ association
⇨ see also housing association
2. [C, U] ~ (with sb / sth) a connection or relationship between people or organizations
his alleged association with terrorist groups
They have maintained a close association with a college in the US.
The book was published in association with (= together with) British Heritage.
She became famous through her association with the group of poets.
3. [C, usually pl.] an idea or a memory that is suggested by sb / sth; a mental connection between ideas
The seaside had all sorts of pleasant associations with childhood holidays for me.
The cat soon made the association between human beings and food.
4. [C] a connection between things where six is caused by the other
a proven association between passive smoking and cancer
1 [countable] an organization that consists of a group of people who have the same aims, do the same kind of work etc 协会，社团
the Association of Master Builders
→ housing association► see thesaurus at organization
2 [countable, uncountable] a relationship with a particular person, organization, group etc 〔与某个人、机构、组织等的〕关系，关联，交往
his close association with the Green Party
3 in association with somebody/something made or done with another person, organization etc 与某人/某机构等合伙[合作] concerts sponsored by the Arts Council in association with local businesses
4 [countable] a connection or relationship between two events, ideas, situations etc 〔两个事件、想法、局面之间的〕联系
the strong association between the disease and middle-aged women
5 [countable] a feeling or memory that is related to a particular place, event, word etc 联想
Scotland has all kinds of happy associations for me.
1.N-COUNT 可数名词See also:housing association;团体；协会；社团 An association is an official group of people who have the same job, aim, or interest.
【搭配模式】：oft in names
…the British Olympic Association…
Research associations are often linked to a particular industry.
2.N-COUNT 可数名词关联；交往 Your association with a person or a thing such as an organization is the connection that you have with them.
【搭配模式】：usu N with n
…the company’s six-year association with retailer J.C. Penney Co…
该公司与零售商 J. C. 彭尼公司6年的业务往来
Blyth’s association with the sea began in 1966…
The association between the two companies stretches back thirty years.
3.N-COUNT 可数名词联想 If something has particular associations for you, it is connected in your mind with a particular memory, idea, or feeling.
He has a shelf full of things, each of which has associations for him…
Black was considered inappropriate because of its associations with death.
4.PHRASE 短语与…联合;与…合作 If you do something in association with someone else, you do it together.
Published in association with the Council for the Protection of Rural England, the book provides refreshing solutions to the long-term problem of water conservation.
5.PHRASE 短语（事物）与…在一起 If one thing is found in association with another, they are found together.
[count] : an organized group of people who have the same interest, job, etc.协会；联盟；社团
an athletic association [=league] 运动员联合会
a baseball players’ association [=union] 棒球运动员工会
an association of local business leaders
— see also parent-teacher association, savings and loan association
: a connection or relationship between things or people交往；联系；联合
[count] They denied having any association with terrorists.
They have a long association with the school and have donated millions of dollars to it.
a study examining the association [=link] between obesity and heart disease
[noncount] The book was produced by the publisher in association with the museum that sponsored the exhibit. [=the publisher and the museum were both involved in making the book] 这本书由出版商与赞助这个展览的博物馆共同出版。
[count] : a feeling, memory, or thought that is connected to a person, place, or thing联想 — usually plural通常用复数
Chicago has pleasant associations for me because of the happy times I spent there.
His former school has only bad/negative associations for him. [=he has only unhappy memories of his former school] 他对以前的学校只有不愉快的记忆。