Definitions for congregateˈkɒŋ grɪˌgeɪt; ˈkɒŋ grɪ gɪt, -ˌgeɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. congregate(verb)

    come together, usually for a purpose

    "The crowds congregated in front of the Vatican on Christmas Eve"

Wiktionary

  1. congregate(Verb)

    : To collect into an assembly or assemblage; to assemble; to bring into one place, or into a united body; to gather together; to mass; to compact.

  2. congregate(Verb)

    : To come together; to assemble; to meet.

  3. congregate(Adjective)

    Collected; compact; close.

  4. Origin: congregatus, past participle of congregare; from con- + gregare, from grex. See gregarious.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Congregate(adj)

    collected; compact; close

  2. Congregate(verb)

    to collect into an assembly or assemblage; to assemble; to bring into one place, or into a united body; to gather together; to mass; to compact

  3. Congregate(verb)

    to come together; to assemble; to meet

  4. Origin: [L. congregatus, p. p. of congregare to congregate; on- + gregare to collect into a flock, fr. grex flock, herd. See Gregarious.]


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