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consolidate

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of consolidate

  1. 1 to bring (something) to a central point or under a single control <plans to consolidate several branches into one regional office> Synonyms center, compact, concenter, concentrate, centralize, polarize, unify, uniteRelated Words coordinate, harmonize, integrate, orchestrate; blend, coalesce, combine, fuse, incorporate, merge, reduce; conjoin, join, link; assemble, collect, colligate, gather; reunify, reuniteNear Antonyms segregate, separateAntonyms decentralize, deconcentrate, spread (out)

  2. 2 to make markedly greater in measure or degree <another win would consolidate their hold on first place in their division> Synonyms accentuate, amp (up), amplify, beef (up), boost, intensify, deepen, enhance, heighten, magnify, redouble, step up, strengthenRelated Words broaden, enlarge, expand, extend, lengthen; accelerate, hasten, quicken; emphasize, point (up), sharpen, stress; augment, enforce, reinforce (also reenforce), restrengthen, supplement; maximize; enliven, jazz (up); aggravate, exacerbateNear Antonyms decrease, diminish, lessen, let up (on), reduce, subdue, tone (down), weaken; dwindle, recede, subside, taper (off), wane; alleviate, ease, lightenAntonyms abate, moderate





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to make consistent or congruous

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