What does merge mean?

Definitions for merge

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word merge.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unite, unify, merge(verb)

    join or combine

    "We merged our resources"

  2. unify, unite, merge(verb)

    become one

    "Germany unified officially in 1990"; "the cells merge"

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

    mix together different elements

    "The colors blend well"


  1. merge(Noun)

    A joining together of two flows.

    There are often accidents at that traffic merge.

    Etymology: From mergere.

  2. merge(Verb)

    To combine into a whole.

    The two companies merged.

    Etymology: From mergere.

  3. merge(Verb)

    To blend gradually into something else.

    The lanes of traffic merged, using the "zipper procedure".

    Etymology: From mergere.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Merge(verb)

    to cause to be swallowed up; to immerse; to sink; to absorb

    Etymology: [L. mergere, mersum. Cf. Emerge, Immerse, Marrow.]

  2. Merge(verb)

    to be sunk, swallowed up, or lost

    Etymology: [L. mergere, mersum. Cf. Emerge, Immerse, Marrow.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Merge

    mėrj, v.t. to dip or plunge in: to sink: to cause to be swallowed up.—v.i. to be swallowed up, or lost.—n. Mer′ger (law), a sinking of an estate or a security in one of larger extent or of higher value. [L. mergĕre, mersum.]

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British National Corpus

  1. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'merge' in Verbs Frequency: #964

How to pronounce merge?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of merge in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of merge in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of merge in a Sentence

  1. Mark Suster:

    You could either use capital to expand really quickly or you could merge with a company like Geekatoo that had already spent money doing this.

  2. Chief Executive Sergio Marchionne:

    When it comes to consolidation, we have always focused our efforts on companies that have the same DNA...you cannot merge with someone that does not understand you, volkswagen, GM are companies that understand this reality well, they continue to be points of reference ... and to some extent Renault-Nissan ... they have experience of multi-brands.

  3. Chris Pratt:

    Kids love superheroes but kids love dinosaurs as well, science and imagination merge. We feature these creatures that truly at one point walked the earth, which is mind-boggling... Kids love dinosaurs and so does the kid inside the adult.

  4. Ralph Eschwege:

    My concern at the moment is a lack of diligence in 2008 by a number of individuals. I don't want to have a similar thing occurring in 2019 when we merge with Asda.

  5. Margrethe Vestager:

    In general we have a concern if companies merge because of data.

Images & Illustrations of merge

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Translations for merge

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • دمجArabic
  • sloučitCzech
  • zusammenkommen, verschmelzenGerman
  • συγχωνεύω, συγχωνεύομαιGreek
  • fusionar, convergirSpanish
  • sekoittua, yhtyä, fuusioida, sulautua, yhdistyä, fuusioitua, yhdistää, sulauttaa, liittyäFinnish
  • amalgamerFrench
  • mergere, fondersi, unirsiItalian
  • 合わせる, 合併Japanese
  • 합하다Korean
  • samengaan, in, kruising, fusioneren, samenkomen, samenvloeien, overgaan, samenvloeiing, samenvoegenDutch
  • convergirPortuguese
  • объединить, слить, сливаться, объединятьсяRussian
  • fusionera, förena, slå ihop, sammansmälta, gå ihopSwedish

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