- (of a sequence) to have values eventually arbitrarily close to some number; to have a finite limit.
- (of an infinite series) to have a finite sum; to have a sequence of partial sums that converges.
- (of an improper integral) to have a finite value.
- (of a net) to be residually in every neighborhood of some point.
Origin of converge
OTHER WORDS FROM convergenon·con·verg·ing, adjectivere·con·verge, verb (used without object), re·con·verged, re·con·verg·ing.un·con·verged, adjectiveun·con·verg·ing, adjective
How to use converge in a sentence
Considered together, they would all be shadowy approximations converging on a sort of ideal cube.Scientists Uncover the Universal Geometry of Geology|Joshua Sokol|November 19, 2020|Quanta Magazine
Globally, the political discourse is converging around gender parity.The U.S. is too far behind the rest of the world when it comes to women in government|jakemeth|November 16, 2020|Fortune
Two reinforcing features of our political system have converged to create that result.The crisis isn’t too much polarization. It’s too little democracy.|Ezra Klein|November 12, 2020|Vox
In the long term, shareholder interests and stakeholder interests tend to converge.Purpose, or ‘purpose- washing’? A crossroads for business leaders|Alan Murray|November 11, 2020|Fortune
Their focuses often converge upon predicaments of preternaturally smart, Jewish women.Reading Nicole Krauss’s ‘To Be a Man’ feels like talking all night with a brilliant friend|Joan Frank|November 5, 2020|Washington Post
He held intrigue for journalists converging for the transition of papal power.
In fact, he was in contact with Lansky prior to converging from the hillside onto the streets of Havana.Will Hyman Roth Return to Havana With Normalized Relations?|John L. Smith|December 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
You are converging two events that are freighted with expectations, essentially doubling your risk of disaster.
It depicts an exhausted Texas oil field on scrub land, an old railroad bed and a watery ditch converging in the distance.Rackstraw Downes’s Art and Essays Are Two Sides of the Same Genius|Bill Morris|June 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
News crews are converging from around the world, buying airplane tickets, (insanely expensive) hotel rooms, and food.
It often happens that two chasms converging separate a rock from the cliff.Outlines of the Earth's History|Nathaniel Southgate Shaler
She plunged back along one of the converging avenues, yielding to the fascination of green alleys leading one knows not whither.The Daughters of Danaus|Mona Caird
All the while they were converging, under an irresistible law, as surely as two streams in one vale.Tess of the d'Urbervilles|Thomas Hardy
The three ships were slowly converging toward a point fifteen thousand miles off-planet and over the sunset line.Space Viking|Henry Beam Piper
In another species, the plate is ornamented with transparent converging streaks.An Introduction to Entomology: Vol. III (of 4)|William Kirby