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combine (something) against (someone or something)

To integrate multiple things, people, or qualities in order to counteract or oppose someone or something else. We have to combine all possible research methods against this disease before it becomes an epidemic. We must combine forces against this dreadful foe!
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combine (something) with (something)

To add or mix two or more things together. Now, we need to combine the meat with the rest of the ingredients in the stew.
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join forces (with one)

To work together with one. If you two join forces, you might just win the election after all. I'm sorry, but you're going to have to join forces with Michael if you want to get this done.
See also: force, join

combine forces (with one)

To work together with one. If you two combine forces, you might just win the election after all. I'm sorry, but you're going to have to combine forces with Michael if you want to get this done.
See also: combine, force

combine something against someone or something

to join something together in opposition to someone or something. We will combine forces against the enemy. Our game plan combined our various talents against the opposite team.
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combine something with something

to mix something with something else. I want to combine the red flowers with the pink ones for a bouquet. First, combine the eggs with the sugar.
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join/combine ˈforces (with somebody)

work together in order to achieve a shared aim: The two firms joined forces to win the contract. OPPOSITE: part company (with/from somebody/something)
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But in all the subsequent Combines until 1959, the two levels are usually at odds.
Immediately after the intro in Columbus, we brought our field people to the John Deere training center in Davenport, Iowa, for an even higher level of training on the combines," he says.
For the sauce: Combine all ingredients in a blender and mix well.
For four years, the Reebok Preseason Combines have tested and schooled athletes all over the country.
says, "I was impressed to see how computers and robots are part of the process in bringing the right parts to the right combine on the assembly line.
For the gazpacho: In a medium bowl, combine all ingredients and set aside in refrigerator overnight.
In a medium, covered saucepan over medium heat, combine the water, sugar, and corn syrup, bring to a boil, and simmer until 250 degrees.
For the milk jam, in a medium saucepan over medium heat, combine all of the ingredients.
Add the file powder and spice mix, toss to combine, and saute for two minutes.
For the parsley sauce, in a medium bowl, combine the curly parsley, flat leaf parsley, mint, dill, tarragon, anchovies, garlic, and capers and whisk to combine.
In a large mixing bowl, whisk together the eggs and one cup milk to combine.