Congregate meaning

kŏng'grĭ-gāt'
To congregate is to all come together or gather together.

At a party when everyone gathers in the kitchen, this is an example of when everyone congregates in the kitchen.

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To bring or come together in a group, crowd, or assembly.
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Involving a group.

Congregate living facilities for senior citizens.

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To gather into a mass or crowd; collect; assemble.
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Assembled; collected.
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Collective.
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: To collect into an assembly or assemblage; to assemble; to bring into one place, or into a united body; to gather together; to mass; to compact.

The great receptacle Of congregated waters he called Seas.

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(intransitive): To come together; to assemble; to meet.
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Origin of congregate

  • Middle English congregaten from Latin congregāre congregāt- com- com- gregāre to assemble (from grex greg- herd ger- in Indo-European roots)
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • Latin congregatus, past participle of congregare (“to congregate”); from con- (“with, together”) + gregare (“to collect into a flock”), from grex (“flock, herd”). See gregarious.
    From Wiktionary