converging converging  /kən ˈvɜr dʒɪŋ/


  • (n) the act of converging (coming closer)



  1. Cushing, twice wounded, stayed at his guns, firing double canister at the converging Confederates until a third shot got him.
  2. And so, for his week in which he rocked the markets and renewed questions about the nature of our digitally-converging future, Jean-Marie Messier is our Person of the Week.
  3. Nicolas Sarkozy, who was Interior Minister at the time, shut the center, saying it would stop immigrants from converging in Calais.


  1. Longview hosts ASA Girls State Tournament this weekend

    Teams spanning the northern portions of Texas are converging on Longview June 14-16 to battle for three state championships. Forty-five squads are competing in the 2013 Texas Amateur Softball Association Girls Fastpitch 10-Under, 12-Under and 14-Under Class "C" State Tournaments at Lear Park Softball Complex.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: CBS 19 Tyler

  2. Vehicles collide south of Rushville

    A report of a two-vehicle accident shortly after 2 p.m. Thursday resulted in multiple emergency responders converging on the 1900 block of South SR 3 near the intersection of Base Road.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Rushville Republican

  3. Flatten Layers to Reduce Infrastructure Opex

    Converging layers within packet optical networks can reduce infrastructure capex and opex, claims MRV Communications.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Enterprise Networking Planet


  1. "The industry is converging towards Internet-driven experiences and Ovi represents Nokia's vision in combining the Internet and mobility," Nokia CEO Olli-Pekka Kallasvuo said in London. "Looking into the future, we will deliver great devices,...
    on Aug 29, 2007 By: Olli-Pekka Kallasvuo Source: USA Today

  2. "Once we have the benefit of that information, we can come back again to the more fundamental question of how do we create a field operation that is adapted to and equipped to manage the converging challenges and converging complexities of our...
    on Aug 1, 2007 By: Dr Andrew von Eschenbach Source: FOXNews

  3. Today Mr Marty, unveiling the details in Paris, commented: "Even if proof, in the classical meaning of the term, is not as yet available, a number of coherent and converging elements indicate that such secret detention centres did indeed exist in...
    on Jun 7, 2006 By: Dick Marty Source: Independent

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