CONGREGATE, v.t. [L., a herd. See Gregarious.] To collect separate persons or things into an assemblage; to assemble; to bring into one place, or into a crowd or united body; as, to congregate men or animals; to congregate waters or sands.

CONGREGATE, v.i. To come together; to assemble; to meet.

Equals with equals often congregate.

CONGREGATE, a. Collected; compact; close. [Little used.]