Synonyms for accumulate

Synonyms for (verb) accumulate

Synonyms: pile up, accumulate, amass, cumulate, conglomerate, gather

Definition: collect or gather

Usage: Journals are accumulating in my office; The work keeps piling up

Similar words: increase

Definition: become bigger or greater in amount

Usage: The amount of work increased


Synonyms: hoard, roll up, pile up, amass, accumulate, collect, compile

Definition: get or gather together

Usage: I am accumulating evidence for the man's unfaithfulness to his wife; She is amassing a lot of data for her thesis; She rolled up a small fortune

Similar words: store, put in, hive away, lay in, salt away, stack away, stash away

Definition: keep or lay aside for future use

Usage: store grain for the winter; The bear stores fat for the period of hibernation when he doesn't eat