Compile

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Definition

to compile (a list): to prepare, to make, to assemble, to put together (a list)
verb
Could you compile a list of all our customers for me please? Please write down the names of all the clients we have.

Examples

  • "Fiona's task is to create detailed reports of each employee's efficiency, and to eventually compile a comprehensive study of our general effectiveness."
  • "I have compiled a list of the 'necessities' for the surprise party which we spoke about the other day."
  • "I have compiled a list of things to buy for the surprise party."
  • "Although I wasn't allowed access to Miss Stake's personal files, I have compiled a short checklist of three of the most common issues in efficiency reviews."

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