verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Examples from the Web for amassing
But together they are quite the pair, amassing nearly 25 million followers on Instagram alone.Kendall Tries to Outdo Kim by Straddling Cara Delevingne in Love Magazine|Lizzie Crocker|December 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Fuhrer claimed in his will that he was a man of modest means—but he was amassing billions in property, art, and cash.
They're not about amassing medals, so much as engendering goodwill; less cut-throat competition, more track and fealty.Kiss the…Queen’s Baton? The British Empire Is Alive and Well|Debra A. Klein|May 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Amassing a collection of his own, moreover, might eventually ease his entrance into elitist scientific circles.
After sending a staffer to a haunted house and amassing more than 4.5 million views on YouTube, she decided to do it again.Ellen’s Haunted House, Panda Cubs, and More Viral Videos|Julian E. Wright|November 3, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Meanwhile, he was amassing furniture and bric-a-brac, just as the bird bits of straw; and he implored her not to scold him.Balzac|Frederick Lawton
Moreover, he was chiefly occupied in amassing enormous wealth from his rich and numerous Church preferments.The Spanish Brothers|Deborah Alcock
On the field he occupied himself entirely in amassing fresh treasures, while his troops were neglected.Roman Mosaics|Hugh Macmillan
There is a capacity for amassing facts, but no power of co-ordinating these facts.Immortal Memories|Clement Shorter
Fifty-eight runs were made in the eighth inning and only three hours were occupied in amassing this mammoth total.A Ball Player's Career|Adrian C. Anson