cooperate · verb I /koʊˈɑp.əˌreɪt/Full view
Nouns: operation, cooperation, cooperative, operator
Adjectives: operational, operative, cooperative
Verbs: operate, cooperate
cooperate (WORK TOGETHER)
B2 to work together with someone in order to achieve the same aim
Dictionary examples:

The Spanish authorities cooperated with the British police in finding the terrorists.

Several companies are cooperating in the relief effort.

Learner example:

Lime has become a sort of monster, with no consideration for life any more, and Martins decides to cooperate with the police to catch and kill him. (First Certificate in English; B2; French)

cooperate (HELP)
B2 to help someone or do what they ask
Dictionary example:

I find it very hard to dress my two-year-old when she refuses to cooperate.

Learner example:

He tried to get on to his feet but h[i]s head refused to cooperate so he decided to sit where he was for the time being. (First Certificate in English; B2; Swedish)

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