assimilate

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/əˈsɪmɪleɪt/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/əˈsɪməˌleɪt/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(v. ə simə lāt′; n. ə simə lit, -lāt′)


Inflections of 'assimilate' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
assimilates
v 3rd person singular
assimilating
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
assimilated
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
assimilated
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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assimilate [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (absorb, incorporate)asimilar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda").
  incorporar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda").
 Some people assimilate caffeine faster than others.
 Algunas personas asimilan la cafeína más rápido que otras.
assimilate viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (be incorporated)asimilarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse").
 Alcohol assimilates faster if the stomach is empty.
 El alcohol se asimila más rápido con el estómago vacío.
assimilate viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (adjust, adapt: to group)integrarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse").
 After two generations the group has begun to assimilate readily.
 Luego de dos generaciones, el grupo ha empezado a integrarse sin inconvenientes.
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