from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To assimilate.
- v. To feign; to counterfeit; to simulate.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To feign; to counterfeit; to simulate; to resemble.
- transitive v. To assimilate.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To feign; simulate.
So to eat without giving nature time to assimulate is to rob her, first of health, then life; so to read without reflecting is to cram the intellect and paralyze the mind.
Afro-American Encyclopaedia; or, The Thoughts, Doings, and Sayings of the Race, Embracing Addresses, Lectures, Biographical Sketches, Sermons, Poems, Names of Universities, Colleges, Seminaries, Newspapers, Books, and a History of the Denominations, Giving the Numerical Strength of Each. In Fact, It Teaches Every Subject of Interest to the Colored People, as Discussed by More than One Hundred of Their Wisest and Best Men and Women.
Note the white supremacist interviewed by the news crew for "balance" who states "Learn the language and assimulate (sic)".
Enter now and make it so or the Borg will assimulate you! rashbre said...
This area has a definite limit as to the ability of the infrastructure to assimulate growth.
We know the borg are advanced, we know they kick some serious ass, but they are based on technology they assimulate from others.
Some of us suspect they have all come to assimulate you into that higher realm of Establishment hierarchy.
Wow, to assimulate in the manner that PAT is talking about would require the shooting of, poisoning of, disease spreading of….basically the genocide of all here in this country….you know that and stealing all their land and putting them on the equivalent of gate free concentration camp….you know the ALL AMERICAN way.
Maybe around the same time that japan tried to assimulate Korea into its own personal whipping boy?
I hoped we could get ourselves well on the road before she recovered enough to assimulate the truth.
Any representative and provable validity which it might possess would assimulate it to science and reduce it to a mere vehicle and instrument for human discourse.