• IPA: /koʊˈhɪɹ/

cohere (coheres, present participle cohering; past and past participle cohered)

  1. (intransitive) To stick together physically, by adhesion.
    Separate molecules will cohere because of electromagnetic force.
  2. (intransitive, figurative) To be consistent as part of a group, or by common purpose.
    Members of the party would cohere in the message they were sending.
Related terms Translations
  • French: s'attirer, attirer, se cohérer
  • German: aneinanderhaften, aneinanderkleben, binden, ein Ganzes bilden, eine Einheit bilden
  • Spanish: cohesionar

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