cooperative cooperative  /koʊ ˈɑ pə ˌreɪ tɪv/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a jointly owned commercial enterprise (usually organized by farmers or consumers) that produces and distributes goods and services and is run for the benefit of its owners
  2. (n) an association formed and operated for the benefit of those using it
  3. (adj) involving the joint activity of two or more
  4. (adj) done with or working with others for a common purpose or benefit
  5. (adj) willing to adjust to differences in order to obtain agreement

Usage(s):

  1. Saddam is talking, but he isn't cooperative.
  2. Initially, al-Faruq was not as cooperative.
  3. In Chajul, Guatemala, a cooperative-funded health clinic is helping reduce child mortality.

News

  1. Kickstarter Alert | Myth: A Fully Cooperative Dungeon Crawl Board Game Kickstarter

    It's difficult to find a cooperative dungeon crawl adventure that doesn't require one of the players to play against their friends as the dungeon master, crypt keeper, or overlord. I'm very excited to see that MERCS Miniatures is Kickstarting a ...        
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Wired News

  2. Mechanics Cooperative Bank in Taunton robbed

    The Mechanics Cooperative Bank branch at 75 County St. was robbed on Friday morning by a man who police said passed a note to a teller and then ran across the street and disappeared.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Taunton Gazette

  3. Independent Pharmacy Cooperative to Distribute Promescent, Topical Medication for Premature Ejaculation

    Absorption Pharmaceuticals has partnered with Independent Pharmacy Cooperative (IPC) to distribute it's premier product, Promescent, nationwide through IPC's 4,500+ member pharmacies. (PRWeb June 14, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10831890.htm
    on June 14, 2013     Source: PRWeb

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Quotes

  1. Still, Stupak said he expects Dudley to take a "much more cooperative and open approach to answering our questions and responding to the needs of the gulf region. If not, his tenure will likely be as short-lived as Mr. Hayward's."
    on Jun 18, 2010 By: Bart Stupak Source: Los Angeles Times (blog)

  2. "I have been completely truthful and fully cooperative from the very beginning," Vicks said, "and will continue to cooperate with law enforcement and the NFL as this investigation continues."
    on Jul 2, 2010 By: Michael Vick Source: ABC News

  3. "I urge Iran to be as active and cooperative as possible in working with the agency to clarify this matter of serious concern," ElBaradei told the 35-nation policy-making board of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).
    on Mar 2, 2008 By: Mohamed ElBaradei Source: Reuters

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