unite into one
"The companies consolidated"
make firm or secure; strengthen
"consolidate one's gains"; "consolidate one's hold on first place"
bring together into a single whole or system
"The town and county schools are being consolidated"
form into a solid mass or whole
"The mud had consolidated overnight"
make or form into a solid or hardened mass
"consolidate fibers into boards"
To combine into a single unit; to group together or join.
He consolidated his luggage into a single large bag.
To make stronger or more solid.
Origin: From consolidare, from solidus.
formed into a solid mass; made firm; consolidated
to make solid; to unite or press together into a compact mass; to harden or make dense and firm
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
to unite by means of applications, as the parts of a broken bone, or the lips of a wound
to grow firm and hard; to unite and become solid; as, moist clay consolidates by drying
Origin: [L. consolidatus, p. pr. of consolidare to make firm; con- + solidare to make firm; solidus solid. See Solid, and cf. Consound.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
kon-sol′i-dāt, v.t. to make solid: to form into a compact mass: to unite into one.—v.i. to grow solid or firm: to unite.—adj. made firm or solid: united.—p.adj. Consol′idated.—n. Consolidā′tion, act of making or becoming solid: confirmation.—adj. Consol′idative, tending to consolidate: having the quality of healing.—n. Consol′idator, one who or that which consolidates.—Consolidation Acts, acts of parliament which combine into one general statute several special enactments. [L. consolidāre, -ātum—con, inten., and solidus, solid.]
The numerical value of consolidate in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of consolidate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The door (on M&A) has never closed, the need to consolidate does not go away.
Prices are likely to consolidate or weaken further, the perception is that over-supply will be there for much longer.
Petrocaribe, what it must do at this stage, is consolidate, strengthen, grow and deploy itself with even more strength.
It's about adding value to a bushel of corn, the ethanol industry is going to continue to evolve and consolidate over time.
If a person is chronically anxious, it doesn’t take much serotonin for them to consolidate memory, it happens really fast.
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- обединявам, заздравявам, укрепвамBulgarian
- consolidarCatalan, Valencian
- zusammenlegen, vereinigen, konsolidieren, festigen, zusammenführenGerman
- lujittaa, vahvistaa, yhdistääFinnish
- megerősít, megszilárdít, konszolidálHungarian
- համախմբել, միավորել, ամրացնել, միացնելArmenian
- 固める, 総合, 統合Japanese
- укрепить, объединять, объединить, укреплятьRussian
- stärka, konsolidera, befästaSwedish
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