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One entry found for assemble.
Main Entry: as·sem·ble
Pronunciation: schwa-primarystresssem-bschwal
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): -bled; assem·bling /-b(schwa-)lieng/
Etymology: Middle English assemblen "to bring together, assemble," from early French assembler (same meaning), derived from Latin ad- "to" and simul "together" --related to ENSEMBLE, SIMULTANEOUS
1 : to collect into one place or group <assembled the crew>
2 : to fit together the parts of <assemble a toy>
3 : to meet together <the right to assemble peacefully>
synonym see GATHER

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