Definition of consolidate:
unite, break down, condense, boost, fuse, clear, piece together, incorporate, confirm, fortify, compress, redouble, pack, cut, boil up, conjoin, concrete, step up, thicken, match up, beef, blend, amp, sever, combine, coalesce, make certain, bake, bind, put together, boil over, boil, cloud, concenter, boil away, center, assemble, harmonize, crystallize, compact, meld, yoke, hang together, concentrate, compound, strengthen, reinforce, complement, underline, crystalize, centralize, heighten, magnify, go with, mix, gel, hitch, conjugate, amplify, link, build up, solidify, bubble, accentuate, deepen, amass, unify, add to, atomize, assure, concatenate, mass, enhance, polarize.
The increasing endeavors of infringers to divert into their own pockets some of the proceeds arising from the marketing of the devices covered by Edison's inventions on these latter lines, necessitated the institution by him, some years ago, of a legal department which, as in the case of the light inventions, was designed to consolidate all law and expert work and place it under the management of a general counsel.- "Edison, His Life and Inventions", Frank Lewis Dyer and Thomas Commerford Martin.
- "Counsels and Maxims From The Essays Of Arthur Schopenhauer", Arthur Schopenhauer.
Crowning the swell of this elevation stood the old mansion commanding a fine view of the river, with a glimpse of the opposite shore, where the Weehawken hills begin to consolidate into the Palisades.- "Mabel's Mistake", Ann S. Stephens.