consolidate

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin consolidātus, from the verb consolidō, from solidus (solid).

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Verb[edit]

consolidate (third-person singular simple present consolidates, present participle consolidating, simple past and past participle consolidated)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) 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.

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Adjective[edit]

consolidate (comparative more consolidate, superlative most consolidate)

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

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

consolidate

  1. second-person plural present indicative of consolidare
  2. second-person plural imperative of consolidare
  3. feminine plural of consolidato

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

consolidāte

  1. first-person plural present active imperative of consolidō