Meaning of “amass” in the English Dictionary

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"amass" in American English

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amassverb [ T ]

us /əˈmæs/

to gather a large amount of something, esp. money, by collecting it over a period of time:

By the time he was 40, he had amassed a fortune.

(Definition of “amass” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"amass" in Business English

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amassverb [ T ]

uk /əˈmæs/ us

to get a large amount of something, especially money or information, by collecting it over a long period:

He has amassed a huge fortune from his invention.
We have amassed a large amount of information.

(Definition of “amass” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)