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Their cohesive group provides all the friends and support these folks feel they need. Christianity Today (2000)The basis of a cohesive society is neither ethnic uniformity nor ethnic diversity for its own sake. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The back four looked loose and needs work to make it a cohesive unit. The Sun (2013)Building a cohesive society takes far more effort than that. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It merely helps form a cohesive unit by giving the individuals involved a common purpose. Going For It!: How to Succeed As an Entrepreneur (1986)From back to front they were a brilliantly cohesive unit. The Sun (2012)Everyone worked for each other and we looked like a cohesive unit. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But there is no cohesive unit or authentic team ethic. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The problem is that this still feels like a bunch of stars cobbled together rather than a cohesive team. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Great artists mix with the unjustly neglected to form a smooth, cohesive whole. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The government thought this essential for a happy, cohesive society. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Do you feel that each half in some way speaks to the other, producing a cohesive whole? The Sun (2013)People see a cohesive team. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Such finds are controversial because they undermine a core academic belief about human history: that people prefer cohesive extended family groups. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The building now looks like a cohesive whole, thanks mostly to a new roof and naturally weathering clay tiles and oak cladding. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I think it's a really cohesive album. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Instead of being a cohesive society that is committed to caring for people, we become a society where the weakest are abandoned to die. The Sun (2014)This band instead make proper, cohesive albums, then keep themselves to themselves. Times, Sunday Times (2012)These women, though, were not a cohesive group. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)If the teams aren't cohesive enough to work together, then they have to blame themselves. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He added: 'The team is cohesive and united. The Sun (2010)Deep wealth has allowed Japan's cohesive society to endure. Times, Sunday Times (2011)But England were by some distance the better, more cohesive team. Times, Sunday Times (2016)After a decade of mass immigration, Britain faces the challenge of building a more cohesive society. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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British English: cohesive ADJECTIVE
Something that is cohesive consists of parts that fit together well and form a united whole.
The band's second album is a far more cohesive and successful album.
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