Meaning of accumulate
Pronunciation: (u-ky'myu-lāt"), [key]
— v., -lat•ed, -lat•ing.
- to gather or collect, often in gradual degrees; heap up: to accumulate wealth.
- to gather into a heap, mass, cover, etc.; form a steadily increasing quantity: Snow accumulated in the driveway. His debts kept on accumulating.
- accumulate (Thesaurus)