cohesive cohesive  /koʊ ˈhi sɪv/


  1. (adj) causing cohesion
  2. (adj) cohering or tending to cohere; well integrated


  1. Progress Software Selling Apama Solution

    Divesting platform will enable business application software provider to have single cohesive focus.        
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Motley Fool

  2. Taste moves farther east; new boundaries irk some shop owners

    In an effort to create a cohesive, complete Taste of Tippecanoe experience that doesn't require a trip across the John T. Myers Pedestrian Bridge, event organizers have shifted the event's footprint to the east and are keeping all of the action in downtown Lafayette.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Journal & Courier

  3. Daniel Shoer Roth: Dade’s dirty little secret: what everyone knows and no one says

    The discord among social, racial, ethnic and national groups in Miami-Dade is often palpable, though we like to sweep the dust under the rug opting instead to believe that we are a cohesive and harmonious community where people feel welcomed, accepted and comforted. Yet the often-touted warm reception is often a hypocritical smile with fleshy, silicone lips.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Miami Herald


  1. "But it didn't work. They passed the ball very well, they made us work very hard in the defence. When we finally won the ball, we were too tired to move quickly forward. They have been playing together for several years, they are very cohesive,...
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Miroslav Klose Source: The Canadian Press

  2. "The point we were simply making was, is that we don't want barbed wire running through Jerusalem, similar to the way it was prior to the '67 war, that it is possible for us to create a Jerusalem that is cohesive and coherent," Obama said.
    on Jul 13, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: Reuters India

  3. "We're pretty cohesive," Kaczur said. "And it's not only on the field. If you're cohesive off the field, it just makes it that easier on it."
    on Jan 30, 2008 By: Nick Kaczur Source:

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