They point to her credibility – lying on a 10-year-old asylum application and associating with the wrong people.
He receives the occasional visitor, but many of his family and friends fear that associating with him could be dangerous.
He reportedly has been associating with a high-ranking member of the Yamaguchi-gumi who is also on the US black list.
1530s, from associate (adj.).
early 15c., "allied, connected, paired," from Latin associatus, past participle of associare (see associate (v.)).