Translation of "assimilate" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /əˈsɪm.ɪ.leɪt/ us

to become part of a group, country, society, etc., or to make someone or something become part of a group, country, society, etc.

asimilar, integrarse
The European Union should remain flexible enough to assimilate more countries quickly.
You shouldn’t expect immigrants to assimilate into an alien culture immediately.

to understand and remember new information and make it part of your basic knowledge so that you can use it as your own

It’s hard to assimilate so much information.

to absorb food or a substance into the tissue of a living organism

In this form vitamins can be easily assimilated by the body.
assimilable adjective uk /-lə.bl̩/ us

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


verb /əˈsiməleit/

to take in and digest

Plants assimilate food from the earth
I can’t assimilate all these facts at once.
assimilation noun

the assimilation of immigrants into American society.

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