verb (used with object)
- to gather for oneself; collect as one’s own: to amass a huge amount of money.
- to collect into a mass or pile; gather: He amassed his papers for his memoirs.
verb (used without object)
- to come together; assemble: crowds amassing for the parade.
- (tr) to accumulate or collect (esp riches, etc)
- to gather in a heap; bring together