Translation of "consolidate" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /kənˈsɒl.ɪ.deɪt/ us /-ˈsɑː.lɪ-/

to become, or cause something to become, stronger, and more certain

The success of their major product consolidated the firm’s position in the market.
She hoped that marriage would consolidate their relationship.
The party consolidated its hold on power during its term of office.
The company has been expanding rapidly, and I feel it’s now time to consolidate (= stop growing and make our present position stronger).

to combine several things, especially businesses, so that they become more effective, or to be combined in this way

The two firms consolidated to form a single company.
consolidated adjective uk /-deɪ.tɪd/ us /-deɪ.t̬ɪd/
consolidation noun uk /kənˌsɒl.ɪˈdeɪ.ʃən/ us /-ˌsɑː.lɪ-/

(Translation of “consolidate” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /kənˈsolideit/

to make or become solid; to strengthen

Manchester United are hoping to consolidate their position in the league.
consolidation noun

The 15th century was a period of political consolidation for Utrecht.

(Translation of “consolidate” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)