Verb assemble Definition and Examples



Definition as verb:


assemble (third-person singular simple present assembles, present participle assembling, simple past and past participle assembled)

  1. (transitive) To put together.
  2. (transitive, intransitive) To gather as a group.
  3. (computing) to translate from assembly language to machine code

More definition: bring together or gather into one place, company, body, or whole. put or fit together; put together the parts of, to assemble information for a report; to assemble a toy from a kit.

3.Computers. compile (def 4). come together; gather; meet, We assembled in the auditorium.

1.a jump in which the dancer throws one leg up, springs off the other, and lands with both feet together.

1. to come or bring together; collect or congregate

2. to fit or join together (the parts of something, such as a machine), to assemble the parts of a kit

3. to run (a computer program) that converts a set of symbolic data, usually in the form of specific single-step instructions, into machine language Word OriginC13, from Old French assembler, from Vulgar Latin assimulāre (unattested) to bring together, from Latin simul together assemblé /asɑ̃ble/ noun
1. (ballet) a sideways leap in which the feet come together in the air in preparation for landing Word Originliterally, brought togetherCollins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollinsPublishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012 Cite This Source
earlly 14c., transitive and intransitive, from Old French assembler "come together, join, unite; gather" (11c.), from Latin assimulare "to make like, liken, compare; copy, imitate; feign, pretend," later "to gather together," from ad- "to" (see ad-) + simulare "to make like" (see simulation). In Middle English and in Old French it also was a euphemism for "to couple sexually." Meaning "to put parts together" in manufacturing is from 185

2. Related, Assembled; assembling. Assemble together is redundant.


After Fred left for the courthouse, Dean retreated to his quarters alone and tried to assemble some notes on timely topics that might be discussed at the Women's Club.

He summoned the tuszenia pospolite, or national armed assembly; but it failed to assemble in time, whereupon Michael was constrained to sign the disgraceful peace of Buczacz (Oct.

Meanwhile the knights had already begun to assemble in March 1096.

Within the municipal area is the Paardekraal monument erected to commemorate the victory gained by the Boers under Andries Pretorius in 1838 over the Zulu king Dingaan, and on the 16th of December each year, kept as a public holiday, large numbers of Boers assemble at the monument to celebrate the event.

Granted him unlimited subsidies which there was no time to collect, and ordered a levee en masse of the entire male population, which could not possibly assemble within the given time.

The 13th Division, with some other detachments from Helles and with one brigade of the 10th Division, were the troops chosen to augment Birdwood's force already at Anzac. The new venture further north was entrusted to the i r th Division, which was to assemble in the island of Imbros supported by the rest of the 10th Division; the portions of this latter division not detailed for Anzac were to concentrate partly at Mudros, and partly in a port of Mitylene more than ioo m.

They will be able to self-assemble and can be made to do all kinds of things that boggle the mind.

The countess, tired out and already dressed in shawl and bonnet for her journey, was pacing up and down the drawing room, waiting for the household to assemble for the usual silent prayer with closed doors before starting.

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