consolidate
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /kənˈsɒlɪdeɪt/
Verb

consolidate (consolidates, present participle consolidating; past and past participle consolidated)

  1. (ambitransitive) To combine into a single unit; to group together or join.
    He consolidated his luggage into a single large bag.
  2. To make stronger or more solid.
  3. (finance) To pay off several debts with a single loan.
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Translations Translations Adjective

consolidate

  1. (obsolete) Formed into a solid mass; made firm; consolidated.
    • A gentleman [should learn to ride] while he is tender and the brawns and sinews of his thighs not fully consolidate.



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