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English verb: converge

1. converge (stative) be adjacent or come together


SamplesThe lines converge at this point.


Synonymsmeet


Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Something is ----ing PP


Narrower (hyponym)breast


Verb groupadjoin, contact, meet, touch


Antonymsdiverge, diverge

2. converge (stative) approach a limit as the number of terms increases without limit


Pattern of useSomething ----s


Broader (hypernym)approach, border on


Domain categorymath, mathematics, maths


Antonymsdiverge

3. converge (motion) move or draw together at a certain location


SamplesThe crowd converged on the movie star.


Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s.
Something is ----ing PP.
Somebody ----s PP


Broader (hypernym)assemble, foregather, forgather, gather, meet


Narrower (hyponym)concentrate


Antonymsdiverge

4. converge (change) come together so as to form a single product


SamplesSocial forces converged to bring the Fascists back to power.


Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Something is ----ing PP


Broader (hypernym)merge, unify, unite









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