Definitions for coalesceˌkoʊ əˈlɛs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blend, flux, mix, conflate, commingle, immix, fuse, coalesce, meld, combine, merge(verb)

    mix together different elements

    "The colors blend well"

  2. coalesce(verb)

    fuse or cause to grow together


  1. coalesce(Verb)

    To join into a single mass or whole.

    The droplets coalesced into a puddle.

  2. coalesce(Verb)

    To form from different pieces or elements.

    The puddle coalesced from the droplets as they ran together.

  3. coalesce(Verb)

    When two, or more, pieces of metal are bonded together (usually via welding) by liquefying the places where they are to be bonded, coalescing these liquids, and allowing the coalesced liquid to solidify. At the end of this process the two pieces of metal have become one continuous solid.

  4. Origin: From coalesco, from co- + alesco.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Coalesce(noun)

    to grow together; to unite by growth into one body; as, the parts separated by a wound coalesce

  2. Coalesce(noun)

    to unite in one body or product; to combine into one body or community; as, vapors coalesce


  1. Coalesce

    Coalesce is a metalcore band from Kansas City, Missouri.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Daniel Garza:

    You have to have an ability to persuade, to negotiate, to coalesce people and that's where Barack Obama has failed.

  2. Albert Einstein:

    After a certain high level of technical skill is achieved, science and art tend to coalesce in esthetics, plasticity, and form. The greatest sceintists are always artists as well.

  3. Grant Newsham:

    Capabilities haven't developed as quickly or as fully as they might, the Symposium will hopefully coalesce these ongoing but somewhat disjointed efforts towards amphibious capability.

  4. Mick Mulvaney:

    The way for conservatives to make an impact is to coalesce and stick together, we know we are outnumbered. I look forward to working with the next speaker to continue moving Republican Conference a little further to the right.

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