Definition Of Assimilate

  • take up mentally
  • take (gas, light or heat) into a solution
  • become similar in sound
  • become similar to one's environment
  • make similar

Syllables : as-sim-i-late

Pronunciation : ə'sɪmə,leɪt

Example Sentences

  • The nasal assimilates to the following consonant. (verb)
  • Immigrants often want to assimilate quickly. (verb)
  • This country assimilates immigrants very quickly. (verb)