The DICT Development Group

Search for:
Search type:

Database copyright information
Server information

2 definitions found
 for Amassed
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Amass \A*mass"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Amassed; p. pr. & vb. n.
     Amassing.] [F. ambusher, LL. amassare; L. ad + massa lump,
     mass. See Mass.]
     To collect into a mass or heap; to gather a great quantity
     of; to accumulate; as, to amass a treasure or a fortune; to
     amass words or phrases.
     [1913 Webster]
           The life of Homer has been written by amassing all the
           traditions and hints the writers could meet with.
     [1913 Webster]
     Syn: To accumulate; heap up; pile.
          [1913 Webster]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  38 Moby Thesaurus words for "amassed":
     accumulated, agglomerate, aggregate, assembled, backlogged,
     bunched, bundled, clumped, clustered, collected, combined,
     conglomerate, congregate, congregated, cumulate, fascicled,
     fasciculated, garnered, gathered, glomerate, heaped, hoarded,
     in session, joined, joint, knotted, laid up, leagued, lumped,
     massed, meeting, packaged, piled, stacked, stockpiled, stored,
     treasured, wrapped up

Contact=webmaster@dict.org Specification=RFC 2229