Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "United"

The meaning of "United" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does As United have waxed, Arsenal have waned. mean?
A: I think this is referring to the English football teams 'Manchester United' and 'Arsenal'.
Here, they are using a metaphor about the moon.
A 'waning' moon is bigger than a 'waxing' moon.
So, they are saying that as United have improved, Arsenal have become worse.
Q: What does The United States was less threatened by other great powers than by the deep forces—and Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde character—of modernity. mean?
A: Dr Jekyll and mr Hyde are a few characters in a famous book. Although, I’ve never read it so that’s as much as I know. Otherwise, this sentence is weirdly put together so I wouldn’t worry about it if I were you. Sorry! Hope this helps.
Q: What does United States Coast Guard cutter ship Cutter ship? What? mean?
A: A “cutter ship” is a type of boat.
Q: What does United Nations troops are obliged to fall back on all fronts in the face of attacks by Chinese mean?
A: I don’t know the context this is in but to answer your question grammatically:

Anywhere the UN troops are located, they need to move back/back away/withdraw since the Chinese attacked.

The UN troops cannot stay where they are and they should not move forward/advance.

This is by order
Q: What does United States President Donald Trump has said both sides were to blame in the clashes in Virginia. What does "were to blame" mean? mean?
A: no as blame in this case is a noun. Like "take the blame".

Example sentences using "United"

Q: Please show me example sentences with the United sate and America .
A: I live in America.
Are you from the United States?
He lives in Vienna, but goes to school in America.

Synonyms of "United" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between United States economy and American economy ?
A: They are the same.
Q: What is the difference between United Kingdom and Great Britain ?
A: Great Britain = England, Scotland and Wales

United Kingdom = England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland
Q: What is the difference between United Kingdom and Great Britain ?
A: United Kingdom is the big island and the smaller island on the map, Great Britain is the big island and a small top part of the small island (Ireland)
Q: What is the difference between "I went to the United States." and "I have been to the United States." ?
A: "I have been to the United States" -> you're using Present Perfect - it means you have visited the USA at some point in your life (you don't give the exact date)
"I went to the US last year/last week/two years ago" -> you use Past Simple when you say when exactly the thing happened
Q: What is the difference between The United State and The United States and s is essential? ?
A: @last72: Yes

Translations of "United"

Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? The United States and Australia have a sad history of displacing indigenous people.
A: Australia and the US are known for having treated indigenous people poorly in history.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? In the United States there are many shootings in schools or it is just a false one, correct the sentences and tell me if the United States is true
A: In the United States are there many shootings in schools or is this false?

Compared to other countries, there are a great many school shootings in the US, no other country comes close. Compared to other crimes in the US (or other countries), there are very few school shootings. As terrible as they are, they're not all that important.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? 미국뿐만 아니라 전 세계에 걸쳐
1.Not only in the United States, but are all over the world.
2.Not only in the United States, are all over the world.

is " but " necessary at this sentence?
A: It'll be no.1, "but". Which will eventually mean, that something is (maybe is available) all over the world and not only in the USA.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? United statues
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? United States
A: Check the question to view the answer

Other questions about "United"

Q: In the United States, girls suffer much harassment from men? it's normal or the girls can call to police?
A: We have federal laws that protect women and men from harassment at the workplace. It is the ADEA of the 1967 Civil Rights Act.
Here is an excerpt:
Petty slights, annoyances, and isolated incidents (unless extremely serious) will not rise to the level of illegality. To be unlawful, the conduct must create a work environment that would be intimidating, hostile, or offensive to reasonable people.

Offensive conduct may include, but is not limited to, offensive jokes, slurs, epithets or name calling, physical assaults or threats, intimidation, ridicule or mockery, insults or put-downs, offensive objects or pictures, and interference with work performance. Harassment can occur in a variety of circumstances,









Q: In the United States regardless of your race as long as you love each other you can marry. does this sound natural?
A: "In the United States, regardless of your race, you're able to marry as long as you love each other."
More grammatically correct :)
Q: In the United States regardless of your race as long as you love each other you can marry. does this sound natural?
A: @ChronicProcrastinato: The ending could also be: you can get married
Q: The United States is a city which has the most developed economy in the world. does this sound natural?
A: The United States is a country which has the most developed economy in the world.
Q: The United Nations (UN) was founded after the end of the World War II, which is the most destructive war in human history. In 1948, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights was proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly and it establishes the fundamental rights to which every human being is entitled. It's been translated into many languages and dialects since it was first written and many consider it one of the most important documents in history. Moreover, many national constitutions in the twentieth century were inspired by the Declaration, including the Brazilian Constitution. does this sound natural?
A: There are a few errors, but this is great!

The United Nations (UN) was founded after the end of World War II, the most destructive war in human history. In 1948, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights was proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly and it established the fundamental rights to which every human being is entitled. It's been translated into many languages and dialects since it was first written and many consider it to be one of the most important documents in history. Moreover, many national constitutions in the twentieth century were inspired by the Declaration, including the Brazilian Constitution.

Meanings and usages of similar words and phrases

Latest words

United

HiNative is a platform for users to exchange their knowledge about different languages and cultures. We cannot guarantee that every answer is 100% accurate.

Newest Questions
Topic Questions
Recommended Questions