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Definition of Accumulate


  1. To heap up in a mass; to pile up; to collect or bring together; to amass; as, to accumulate a sum of money.
  2. To grow or increase in quantity or number; to increase greatly.
  3. Collected; accumulated.

Accumulate Quotations

The greatest legacy one can pass on to one's children and grandchildren is not money or other material things accumulated in one's life, but rather a legacy of character and faith.
Billy Graham

Travel becomes a strategy for accumulating photographs.
Susan Sontag

I think the American Dream used to be achieving one's goals in your field of choice - and from that, all other things would follow. Now, I think the dream has morphed into the pursuit of money: Accumulate enough of it, and the rest will follow.
Buzz Aldrin

We don't need bigger cars or fancier clothes. We need self-respect, identity, community, love, variety, beauty, challenge and a purpose in living that is greater than material accumulation.
Donella Meadows

Wealth can only be accumulated by the earnings of industry and the savings of frugality.
John Tyler
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Accumulate Translations

accumulate in Dutch is accumuleren, ophopen, opeenhopen
accumulate in French is accumulons, amoncelent, entassent, accumulez
accumulate in German is sich ansammeln, ansammeln
accumulate in Italian is accumulare, immagazzinare, ammassare
accumulate in Norwegian is samle, hope seg opp
accumulate in Portuguese is acumule
accumulate in Spanish is aglomerar, acumular, conglomerar
accumulate in Swedish is hopsamla
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