amass (v.)

  1. collect or gather; Journals are accumulating in my office; The work keeps piling up

    [ Syn: accumulate , cumulate , conglomerate , pile up , gather ]

  2. get or gather together; I am accumulating evidence for the mans unfaithfulness to his wife; She is amassing a lot of data for her thesis; She rolled up a small fortune

    [ Syn: roll up , collect , accumulate , pile up , compile , hoard ]

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