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Meaning of CONFLATE

Pronunciation:  'kânfleyt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  mix together different elements; "The colors blend well"; "fuse the clutter of detail into a rich narrative"--A. Schlesinger
 

CONFLATE is a 8 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: blend, coalesce, combine, commingle, flux, fuse, immix, meld, merge, mix
 
 See Also: absorb, accrete, admix, alloy, blend in, change integrity, conjugate, melt, mix in, mix up, stump, syncretise, syncretize

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Con*flate"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Conflated}; p. pr. &
vb. n. {Conflating}.] [L. conflatus, p. p. of conflare to
blow together; con- + flare to blow.]
To blow together; to bring together; to collect; to fuse
together; to join or weld; to consolidate.

      The State-General, created and conflated by the
      passionate effort of the whole nation.   --Carlyle.

 

 

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