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Synonyms of 'compile'

(verb) 
Definition
to collect and arrange (information) from various sources
The anthology took ten years to compile.
Synonyms
put together
,
collect
Two young girls were collecting firewood.
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gather
She started gathering up her things.
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organize
We need someone to help organize our campaign.
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accumulate
Lead can accumulate in the body until toxic levels are reached.
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marshal
The government marshalled its economic resources.
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garner
His priceless collection of Chinese art was garnered over three decades.
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amass
We didn't enquire as to how she had amassed her fortune.
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cull
All this information had been culled from radio reports.
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anthologize

Additional synonyms

in the sense of accumulate
Definition
to gather together in an increasing quantity
Lead can accumulate in the body until toxic levels are reached.
Synonyms
build up,
be stored,
cumulate
in the sense of amass
Definition
to accumulate or collect
We didn't enquire as to how she had amassed her fortune.
Synonyms
scrape together,
rake up,
heap up
in the sense of collect
Definition
to gather (objects, such as stamps) as a hobby or for study
Two young girls were collecting firewood.

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