Definition of conglobulate in English:


Pronunciation /kənˈɡläbyələt/ /kənˈɡlɑbjələt/

intransitive verb

[no object]rare
  • Join closely together.

    ‘a group of tourists conglobulating in a close mass’
    • ‘A number of them conglobulate together, by flying round and round, and then all in a heap throw themselves under water and lie in the bed of the river.’


Mid 18th century from Latin globulus ‘globule’, on the pattern of earlier conglobate ‘make into a ball’.