1. [ verb ] collect or gather
Synonyms: pile_up gather amass conglomerate cumulate

"Journals are accumulating in my office" "The work keeps piling up"

Related terms: increase backlog accrete drift pile gather accumulation
2. [ verb ] get or gather together
Synonyms: collect compile hoard amass roll_up pile_up

"I am accumulating evidence for the man's unfaithfulness to his wife" "She is amassing a lot of data for her thesis" "She rolled up a small fortune"

Related terms: store run_up lump scrape fund corral bale catch fund accumulation collection compilation
3. [ verb ] get or bring together
Synonyms: collect pull_in

"accumulate evidence"

Related terms: collect beat_up lump scrape bale archive collection
Similar spelling:   accumulated