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Meaning of CONVERGE

Pronunciation:  kun'vurj

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [v]  come together so as to form a single product; "Social forces converged to bring the Fascists back to power"
  2. [v]  move or draw together at a certain location; "The crowd converged on the movie star"
  3. [v]  be adjacent or come together; "The lines converge at this point"
  4. [v]  in mathematics: approach a limit as the number of terms increases without limit

CONVERGE is a 8 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: meet
 Antonyms: diverge, diverge
 See Also: approach, assemble, border on, breast, concentrate, foregather, forgather, gather, meet, merge, unify, unite



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Con*verge"\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Converged}; p. pr. &
    vb. n. {Converging}.] [Pref. con- + L. vergere to turn,
    incline; cf. F. converger. See {Verge}, v. i.]
    To tend to one point; to incline and approach nearer
    together; as, lines converge.
          The mountains converge into a single ridge.
  2. \Con*verge"\, v. t.
    To cause to tend to one point; to cause to incline and
    approach nearer together.
          I converge its rays to a focus of dazzling brilliancy.
Thesaurus Terms
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