assemblage

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noun as·sem·blage \ə-ˈsem-blij, for 3 also ˌa-ˌsäm-ˈbläzh\

Definition of assemblage

  1. 1 :  a collection of persons or things :  gathering

  2. 2 :  the act of assembling :  the state of being assembled

  3. 3a :  an artistic composition made from scraps, junk, and odds and ends (as of paper, cloth, wood, stone, or metal)b :  the art of making assemblages

Examples of assemblage in a sentence

  1. an assemblage of onlookers at the construction site

  2. tried to sort through the assemblage of ripped wrapping paper and boxes for the missing toy

1657

First Known Use of assemblage

1657


ASSEMBLAGE Defined for English Language Learners

assemblage

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noun as·sem·blage \ə-ˈsem-blij, for 3 also ˌa-ˌsäm-ˈbläzh\

Definition of assemblage for English Language Learners

  • : a group of people or things


ASSEMBLAGE Defined for Kids

assemblage

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noun as·sem·blage \ə-ˈsem-blij\

Definition of assemblage for Students

  1. :  a collection of persons or things an assemblage of parents and teachers



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