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assimilate

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of assimilate

  1. 1 to describe as similar assimilated the 19th-century American captains of industry and commerce to the medieval barons who exorbitantly taxed shipping along the Rhine Synonyms of assimilate analogize, compare, bracket, equate, likenWords Related to assimilate associate, connect, couple, link; allude, refer, relate; equal, match, parallelAntonyms of assimilate contrast

  2. 2 to have a clear idea of still trying to assimilate the doctor's diagnosis of my heart condition Synonyms of assimilate appreciate, apprehend, comprehend, behold, catch, catch on (to), cognize, compass, conceive, cotton (to or on to), decipher, decode, dig, discern, get, grasp, grok, intuit, know, make, make out, perceive, recognize, register, savvy, see, seize, sense, tumble (to), twig, understandWords Related to assimilate absorb, digest, take in; realize; fathom, penetrate, pierceNear Antonyms of assimilate misapprehend, misconceive, misconstrue, misinterpret, misperceive, misread, mistake, misunderstandAntonyms of assimilate miss

  3. 3 to make a part of a body or system social workers will need time to assimilate the new arrivals into the community Synonyms of assimilate absorb, embody, co-opt, incorporate, integrateWords Related to assimilate amalgamate, blend, combine, commingle, fuse, intermingle, merge, mingle; acculturate, accustom, condition, enculturate, habituate, naturalize



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