assemble

  • 1 assemble — as‧sem‧ble [əˈsembl] verb 1. [transitive] MANUFACTURING to make a product by putting parts together: • The factory will assemble GM pickup trucks for sale in the Chinese market. 2. [transitive] FINANCE if a financial institution assembles a loan …

    Financial and business terms

  • 2 assemblé — [ asɑ̃ble ] n. m. • 1700; de assembler ♦ Chorégr. Saut avec une jambe, l autre étant en l air, où l on retombe sur les deux pieds réunis. ● assemblé nom masculin ou assemblée nom féminin Pas de conclusion d un enchaînement ou temps de préparation …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 3 assemblé — assemblé, ée (a san blé, ée) part. passé. 1°   Mis ensemble. Des molécules assemblées par la force de cohésion. Devant le sénat assemblé. •   Une tenue d états ou les chambres assemblées pour une affaire très capitale, LABRUY. 6. •   Quand la… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 4 assemble — as·sem·ble vb bled, bling vt: to bring or summon together into a group esp. in a particular place for a particular purpose vi: to come or meet together in a group often formally or for a common purpose the right of the people peaceably to… …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 Assemble — As*sem ble, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Assembled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Assembling}.] [F. assembler, fr. LL. assimulare to bring together to collect; L. ad + simul together; akin to similis like, Gr. ? at the same time, and E. same. Cf. {Assimilate},… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 assemble — earlly 14c., trans. and intrans., from O.Fr. assembler come together, join, unite; gather (11c.), from L. assimulare to make like, liken, compare; copy, imitate; feign, pretend, later to gather together, from ad to (see AD (Cf. ad )) + simulare… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 7 assemble — [v1] congregate accumulate, agglomerate, amass, bring together, bunch, bunch up, call, call together, capture*, collect, come together, convene, convoke, corral*, flock, gang up*, gather, group, hang around*, hang out*, huddle, lump, make the… …

    New thesaurus

  • 8 Assemble — As*sem ble, v. i. To meet or come together, as a number of individuals; to convene; to congregate. Dryden. [1913 Webster] The Parliament assembled in November. W. Massey. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 Assemble — As*sem ble, v. i. To liken; to compare. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Bribes may be assembled to pitch. Latimer. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 10 assemble — congregate, collect, *gather Analogous words: convene, convoke, muster (see SUMMON): combine, associate, unite (see JOIN) Antonyms: disperse Contrasted words: *scatter, dissipate, dispel: *distribute, dispense, divide, deal, dole …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 11 assemblé — Assemblé, [assembl]ée. part …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 12 assemble — ► VERB 1) come or bring together. 2) fit together the component parts of. DERIVATIVES assembler noun. ORIGIN Old French asembler, from Latin ad to + simul together …

    English terms dictionary

  • 13 assemble — [ə sem′bəl] vt., vi. assembled, assembling [ME assemblen < OFr assembler < VL * adsimulare < L ad , to + simul, together: see SAME] 1. to gather into a group; collect ☆ 2. to fit or put together the parts of (a machine, etc.) 3. to… …

    English World dictionary

  • 14 assemble — verb ADVERB ▪ carefully ▪ hastily, quickly ▪ a hastily assembled force of warriors ▪ easily ▪ already …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 15 assemble — /euh sem beuhl/, v., assembled, assembling. v.t. 1. to bring together or gather into one place, company, body, or whole. 2. to put or fit together; put together the parts of: to assemble information for a report; to assemble a toy from a kit. 3.… …

    Universalium

  • 16 assemble — [[t]əse̱mb(ə)l[/t]] assembles, assembling, assembled 1) V ERG When people assemble or when someone assembles them, they come together in a group, usually for a particular purpose such as a meeting. There wasn t even a convenient place for… …

    English dictionary

  • 17 assemblé — Fr. /ann sahonn blay /, n., pl. assemblés Fr. / blay /. Ballet. a jump in which the dancer throws one leg up, springs off the other, and lands with both feet together. [ < F, ptp. of assembler to ASSEMBLE] * * * ▪ ballet also called  Pas… …

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  • 18 assemble */*/ — UK [əˈsemb(ə)l] / US verb Word forms assemble : present tense I/you/we/they assemble he/she/it assembles present participle assembling past tense assembled past participle assembled 1) a) [transitive] to bring a group of things or people together …

    English dictionary

  • 19 assemble — as|sem|ble [əˈsembəl] v [Date: 1200 1300; : Old French; Origin: assembler, from Vulgar Latin assimulare, from Latin ad to + simul together ] 1.) [I and T] if you assemble a large number of people or things, or if they assemble, they are gathered… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 assemble — as|sem|ble [ ə sembl ] verb ** 1. ) transitive to bring a group of things or people together in one place for a particular purpose: How long would it take to assemble a team for a project like this? a ) intransitive to come together and form a… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English


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