Definitions for consolidatekənˈsɒl ɪˌdeɪt

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  1. consolidate(verb)

    unite into one

    "The companies consolidated"

  2. consolidate(verb)

    make firm or secure; strengthen

    "consolidate one's gains"; "consolidate one's hold on first place"

  3. consolidate(verb)

    bring together into a single whole or system

    "The town and county schools are being consolidated"

  4. consolidate(verb)

    form into a solid mass or whole

    "The mud had consolidated overnight"

  5. consolidate(verb)

    make or form into a solid or hardened mass

    "consolidate fibers into boards"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. consolidate(Verb)

    To combine into a single unit; to group together or join.

    He consolidated his luggage into a single large bag.

  2. consolidate(Verb)

    To make stronger or more solid.

  3. Origin: From consolidare, from solidus.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Consolidate(adj)

    formed into a solid mass; made firm; consolidated

  2. Consolidate(verb)

    to make solid; to unite or press together into a compact mass; to harden or make dense and firm

  3. Consolidate(verb)

    to unite, as various particulars, into one mass or body; to bring together in close union; to combine; as, to consolidate the armies of the republic

  4. Consolidate(verb)

    to unite by means of applications, as the parts of a broken bone, or the lips of a wound

  5. Consolidate(verb)

    to grow firm and hard; to unite and become solid; as, moist clay consolidates by drying

  6. Origin: [L. consolidatus, p. pr. of consolidare to make firm; con- + solidare to make firm; solidus solid. See Solid, and cf. Consound.]


Translations for consolidate

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  • обединявам, заздравявам, укрепвамBulgarian
  • consolidarCatalan, Valencian
  • zusammenlegen, vereinigen, konsolidieren, festigen, zusammenführenGerman
  • consolidarSpanish
  • lujittaa, vahvistaa, yhdistääFinnish
  • consoliderFrench
  • megerősít, megszilárdít, konszolidálHungarian
  • համախմբել, միավորել, ամրացնել, միացնելArmenian
  • 固める, 総合, 統合Japanese
  • whakatōpūMāori
  • укрепить, объединять, объединить, укреплятьRussian
  • stärka, konsolidera, befästaSwedish

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