Did you know?

Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word

aggregate - definition and synonyms

Close

What are red words?

90% of the time, speakers of English use just 7,500 words in speech and writing. These words appear in red, and are graded with stars. One-star words are frequent, two-star words are more frequent, and three-star words are the most frequent.

Close

ThesaurusThesaurus

Thesaurus diagram

The thesaurus of synonyms and related words is fully integrated into the dictionary. Click on the thesaurus category heading under the button in an entry to see the synonyms and related words for that meaning.

more
verb [transitive]     aggregate pronunciation in American English
/ˈæɡrɪˌɡeɪt/
Word Forms
Close
present tense
I/you/we/theyaggregate
he/she/itaggregates
present participleaggregating
past tenseaggregated
past participleaggregated
  1. 1
    to put things together in a group

    The first task is to analyze the data groups and see if any can be aggregated.

  2. 2
    to add amounts together

derived word

aggregation

     aggregation pronunciation in American English
/ˌæɡrɪˈɡeɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [countable/uncountable]
Word Forms
Close
singularaggregation
pluralaggregations

Open Dictionary

freshet

a rise in the level of a stream or river

add a word

Blog

A must for anyone with an interest in the changing face of language. The Macmillan Dictionary blog explores English as it is spoken around the world today.

global English and language change from our blog
Macmillan learn live love play