Definition of 'converge'

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The frenzy is being driven by the fear of being left alone in a converging world. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Word spread and hundreds more converged on the site. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Various factors converged to advance this idea. Low, Nicholas Politics, Planning and the State (1990)These factors converge to make nuclear the competitive solution. Times, Sunday Times (2007)All these elements converge upon a city that is very much its own beast. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Two paths that might have converged now head in opposite directions. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There is little hope that the two tracks will converge this week. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Do this year after year and spending in the two nations will converge. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The relationship between the church and political power can also be corrupted if common good is not the only converging point. Times, Sunday Times (2013)No doubt these various factors converged, and perhaps there were others. Hebblethwaite, Peter Paul VI - The First Modern Pope (1993)There are only six lines to choose from, all of which converge in the city centre. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The two planets will converge to half a degree - the width of the moon. The Sun (2006)Only at Cheltenham will the track of the two comets converge. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Like iron filings drawn to a magnet, the two armies converged. Garraty, John Arthur The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)It tells two converging 18th-century stories combined with music played and sung in period clothes. Times, Sunday Times (2014)At present, these two roles sometimes converge but sometimes diverge or conflict. Times, Sunday Times (2011)As news of this chilled place gradually leaked out, backpackers from round the world began to converge. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It was at its worst in the dip before the final hill - an area where the two courses converge. Times, Sunday Times (2007)A whole set of factors converged. Hebblethwaite, Peter Paul VI - The First Modern Pope (1993)We should be extremely concerned that the UK has no creative enterprises of scale in the converged world. Times, Sunday Times (2010)On this question I sense that from contrasting corners of the political spectrum, opinions are now converging upon the next step. Times, Sunday Times (2006)

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Translations for 'converge'

British English: converge VERB
to converge on sth If people or vehicles converge on a place, they move towards it from different directions.
Hundreds of tractors will converge on the capital.


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