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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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And the reason Rauschenberg's Combines provoked such scorn at first, while Abstract Expressionism still reigned supreme, was that he applied this leveling strategy to the act of painting itself.
For the pickled carrots: Combine orange juice, honey, anise seeds and salt in a saucepan and bring to a simmer.
For the beet foam: In a large bowl, combine beet juice and anisette.
Now that his eighth combine is off the assembly line and into the fields, Lucas has an even greater appreciation for his equipment and the people who build them.
In a medium bowl, combine all of the ingredients and season.
Remove from the heat, add the lime juice, and mix to combine. Season and set aside at room temperature.
For the lemon jelly, in a medium saucepan over medium heat, combine the simple syrup, lemon zest, and sugar.
Add the file powder and spice mix, toss to combine, and saute for two minutes.
For the salad, in a medium bowl, combine the anchovy fillets, capers, olives, arugula, chives, peppers, croutons, and olive oil.
For the ricotta filling, in the bowl of an electric mixer fitted with the e paddle attachment, combine all of the ingredients and mix to combine.
For the jalapeno oil in a medium bowl, combine all of the ingredients.
In a medium, shallow pan, combine the vermicelli and half the oil and toss to coat.
completed an alliance that combines their life and diversified business products under a new, jointly owned holding company, the Florida Blues said.
Two new studies indicate, however, that women whose therapy combines two common hormones, estrogen and progestin, are more likely to get breast cancer than women who receive estrogen alone.
The mixing chamber combines the flux with a carrier gas such as nitrogen or argon.