HyperDic: assembly

English > 6 senses of the word assembly:
NOUNartifactassemblya group of machine parts that fit together to form a self-contained unit
actassembly, fabricationthe act of constructing something (as a piece of machinery)
artifactassembly, forum, meeting placea public facility to meet for open discussion
groupassemblya group of persons who are gathered together for a common purpose
artifactassemblya unit consisting of components that have been fitted together
actassembly, assemblage, gatheringthe social act of assembling
assembly > pronunciation
Soundsahseh'mbliy
Rhymesably ... zealously: 1543 rhymes with liy...
English > assembly: 6 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA group of machine parts that fit together to form a self-contained unit.
Narrowersub-assemblyA unit assembled separately but designed to fit with other units in a manufactured product
weldmentAn assembly of parts welded together
BroadermachineAny mechanical or electrical device that transmits or modifies energy to perform or assist in the performance of human tasks
Spanishensambladura, ensamblaje
Catalanacoblament, encaix
English > assembly: 6 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningThe act of constructing something (as a piece of machinery).
Synonymfabrication
Broaderconstruction, buildingThe act of constructing something
Oppositedismantling, dismantlement, disassemblyThe act of taking something apart (as a piece of machinery)
Spanishconstrucción, ensamblaje, fabricación, montaje
Catalanassemblatge, fabricació, muntatge
English > assembly: 6 senses > noun 3, artifact
MeaningA public facility to meet for open discussion.
Synonymsforum, meeting place
Broaderfacility, installationA building or place that provides a particular service or is used for a particular industry
Spanishforo, punto de reunión
Catalanfòrum, punt de reunió
English > assembly: 6 senses > noun 4, group
MeaningA group of persons who are gathered together for a common purpose.
NarrowerAreopagusThe highest governmental assembly in ancient Athens (later a judicial court)
BenchThe magistrate or judge or judges sitting in court in judicial capacity to compose the court collectively
States Generalassembly of the estates of an entire country especially the sovereign body of the Dutch republic from 16th to 18th centuries
chamberA deliberative or legislative or administrative or judicial assembly
chapterAn ecclesiastical assembly of the monks in a monastery or even of the canons of a church
council(Christianity) an assembly of theologians and bishops and other representatives of different churches or dioceses that is convened to regulate matters of discipline or doctrine
court, tribunal, judicatureAn assembly (including one or more judges) to conduct judicial business
covenAn assembly of witches / witches
deliberative assemblyAn assembly of people for the purpose of unhurried consideration and discussion
legislature, legislative assembly, legislative body, general assembly, law-makerspersons who make or amend or repeal laws
sabbat, witches' SabbathA midnight meeting of witches / witches to practice witchcraft and sorcery
Broadergathering, assemblageA group of persons together in one place
Spanishasamblea, junta
Catalanassemblea, junta
English > assembly: 6 senses > noun 5, artifact
MeaningA unit consisting of components that have been fitted together.
Broaderwhole, unitAn assemblage of parts that is regarded as a single entity
English > assembly: 6 senses > noun 6, act
MeaningThe social act of assembling.
Example"they demanded the right of assembly"
Synonymsassemblage, gathering
Narrowerconcentrationbringing together military forces
congregation, congregatingThe act of congregating
convention, conveningThe act of convening
convocation, calling togetherThe act of convoking
meeting, coming together, congressThe social act of assembling for some common purpose
mobilization, mobilisationAct of marshaling and organizing and making ready for use or action
Broadergroup actionaction taken by a group of people
Oppositedismantling, dismantlement, disassemblyThe act of taking something apart (as a piece of machinery)
Spanishasamblea, reunión
Catalanassemblea

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