converge converge  /kən ˈvɜrdʒ/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) be adjacent or come together
  2. (v) approach a limit as the number of terms increases without limit
  3. (v) move or draw together at a certain location
  4. (v) come together so as to form a single product

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Usage(s):

  1. But there are times in the history of a country when circumstances converge in a particular manner where people are called upon to lead historic processes.
  2. The obstacles hampering India's progress--poor infrastructure, weak government, searing inequality, corruption and crime--converge in Bombay.
  3. Finally the trucks began to growl up the narrow roads that climb to the Golden Triangle, the opium-rich territory where the borders of Thailand, Burma and Laos converge.

News

  1. TRAVELERS CHAMPIONSHIP: Bubba Watson, Vijay Singh and Marc Leishman and others to play in Cromwell

    Eleven of the top 30 golfers in the world rankings will converge at TPC River Highlands next week for the Travelers Championship.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Middletown Press

  2. Home Used for Illegal Gambling Uncovered in Disturbance Call

    Harlingen police converge on a home overnight, turns out to be an illegal gambling center.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: KGBT 4 Rio Grande Valley

  3. Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity: More Than 200 Seniors to Demonstrate at Queen's Park Against Planned Cuts to OHIP ...

    More than 200 seniors from the GTA will converge on Queen's Park at noon today to protest against planned cuts that will drastically reduce the amount of OHIP-funded physiotherapy available to the province's ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "We will be going our way and they will be going their way and we won't likely converge," House Budget Committee Chairman John Spratt, DS.C., said.
    on Feb 5, 2008 By: John Spratt Source: Guardian Unlimited

  2. "There is a philosophical change; we want to converge all these different kinds of people on the website," Mr Zuckerberg said.
    on Mar 4, 2009 By: Mark Zuckerberg Source: Times Online

  3. "Many of the key strategic trends I have mentioned - including terrorism and extremism, challenging demographics, WMD (weapons of mass destruction) aspirations, energy demand and great-power competition - converge in the Middle East," Mr Howard...
    on Jul 5, 2007 By: John Howard Source: The Age

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