Antonyms for consolidate:
Synonyms for consolidate:
harden, silent partner, conjoin, go in with, combine, Demerge, conjugate, incorporate, merger, buy out, vertical integration, contract out, unite, amalgamation, collect, joint venture, condense, concentrate, trading partner, BROS, demerger, sleeping partner, farm out, linkup, limited partner, hang together, duopoly.
Sense 1 (noun)
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Sense 4 (noun)
combine; make firm (verb)
Usage examples for consolidate:
- As the process of contraction proceeded, it would follow from dynamical principles that the velocity of rotation would increase; and thus at length these portions would consolidate into planets, while the central mass would gradually contract to form the sun. - "The Story of the Heavens", Robert Stawell Ball.
- Either, he said, they were undertaken to consolidate the power of a rapacious faction over the lives, liberties, and means of the people at large, or they were actuated by mere bestial greed, by inordinate vanity and love of power, or by mulish obstinacy and hatred or fear of liberty, and it was amazing to hear what arrays of facts he brought forth in support of his thesis. - "The Life of Thomas Wanless, Peasant", Alexander Johnstone Wilson.
- And the antagonism subserves the purposes of the rule which it opposes, as the blow of the surf may consolidate the sea- wall that it breaks against. - "Expositions of Holy Scripture: Romans Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. V)", Alexander Maclaren.