Synonyms for accumulate

Grammar : Verb
Spell : uh-kyoo-myuh-leyt
Phonetic Transcription : əˈkyu myəˌleɪt

Top 10 synonyms for accumulate Other synonyms for the word accumulate

Définition of accumulate

Origin :
  • 1520s, from Latin accumulatus, past participle of accumulare "to heap up" (see accumulation). Related: Accumulated; accumulating.
  • verb gather or amass something
Example sentences :
  • The painter can accumulate ugliness, but I do not remember a demon worth the name.
  • Extract from : « Weighed and Wanting » by George MacDonald
  • It would be easy as well as instructive to accumulate examples.
  • Extract from : « The Truth About Woman » by C. Gasquoine Hartley
  • Upon the funeral pile they accumulate neither apparel nor perfumes.
  • Extract from : « Tacitus on Germany » by Tacitus
  • From time to time it cleans out the dirt and rubbish which accumulate in the hole.
  • Extract from : « The Industries of Animals » by Frdric Houssay
  • The “something” proved to be £2500, which was to accumulate in the hands of trustees.
  • Extract from : « The Way of All Flesh » by Samuel Butler
  • Then you began to take part in local politics and to accumulate ambitions.
  • Extract from : « Jack O' Judgment » by Edgar Wallace
  • "Then the money must accumulate interest until there is," I said.
  • Extract from : « Punch or the London Charivari, September 9, 1914 » by Various
  • If we could accumulate and retain electricity we would have power.
  • Extract from : « True to His Home » by Hezekiah Butterworth
  • Aye; accumulate a store of our own ready for the day we want them?
  • Extract from : « Two Daring Young Patriots » by W. P. Shervill
  • In those years you will watch over him and accumulate the funds that will be needed.
  • Extract from : « The Short Life » by Francis Donovan

Antonyms for accumulate

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