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conglomerate

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of conglomerate

  1. a group of businesses or enterprises under one control <the huge media conglomerate owns TV and radio stations, a cable company, and a movie studio> Synonyms empire Related Words multinational; cartel, combination, combine, syndicate, trust; chain; association, corporation, organization, pool




conglomerate

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of conglomerate

  1. 1 to come together into one body or place <people conglomerated in the downtown streets for an impromptu victory celebration> Synonyms cluster, collect, concenter, concentrate, assemble, congregate, convene, converge, forgather (or foregather), gather, meet, rendezvousRelated Words affiliate, ally, associate, band (together), caucus, club, collaborate, confederate, conjoin, consolidate, consort, cooperate, couple, federate, gang up, join, merge, unite; reassemble, reconvene, regather, remeetNear Antonyms depart, leave, take off; disjoin, dissociate, disuniteAntonyms break up, disband, disperse, split (up)

  2. 2 to gradually form into a layer, pile, or mass <over the years the town's discarded junk conglomerated at the bottom of the river> Synonyms accrete, accumulate, amass, build up, concentrate, collect, gather, mass, pile (up), stack (up)Related Words agglutinate, clump, lump; bank, drift, ridgeNear Antonyms disperse, dissipate, scatter





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