Associations to the word «Consolidate»


CONSOLIDATE, verb. (ambitransitive) To combine into a single unit; to group together or join.
CONSOLIDATE, verb. To make stronger or more solid.
CONSOLIDATE, adjective. (obsolete) Formed into a solid mass; made firm; consolidated.

Dictionary definition

CONSOLIDATE, verb. Unite into one; "The companies consolidated".
CONSOLIDATE, verb. Make firm or secure; strengthen; "consolidate one's gains"; "consolidate one's hold on first place".
CONSOLIDATE, verb. Bring together into a single whole or system; "The town and county schools are being consolidated".
CONSOLIDATE, verb. Form into a solid mass or whole; "The mud had consolidated overnight".
CONSOLIDATE, verb. Make or form into a solid or hardened mass; "consolidate fibers into boards".

Wise words

To use the same words is not a sufficient guarantee of understanding; one must use the same words for the same genus of inward experience; ultimately one must have one's experiences in common.
Friedrich Nietzsche