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Pronounciation of gather

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Definitions for gather

  • verb - increase or develop; "the peace movement gained momentum"; "the car gathers speed"
  • verb - collect or gather; "Journals are accumulating in my office"; "The work keeps piling up"
  • verb - conclude from evidence; "I gather you have not done your homework"
  • noun - the act of gathering something
  • verb - look for (food) in nature; "Our ancestors gathered nuts in the Fall"
  • verb - draw together into folds or puckers
  • verb - draw and bring closer; "she gathered her shawl around her shoulders"
  • verb - assemble or get together; "gather some stones"; "pull your thoughts together"
  • verb - collect in one place; "We assembled in the church basement"; "Let's gather in the dining room"
  • verb - get people together; "assemble your colleagues"; "get together all those who are interested in the project"; "gather the close family members"
  • noun - sewing consisting of small folds or puckers made by pulling tight a thread in a line of stitching
  • Synonyms for gather

    gathering conglomerate pucker pull together foregather gain pile up tuck meet get together accumulate amass garner assemble cumulate collect forgather

    Antonyms for gather


    Holonyms for gather

    No holonyms found for gather.

    Hyponyms for gather

    centralization harvest home centralisation harvest harvesting muster up cull bird-nest pearl heap up meet convene clump turn out marshal glean scavenge muster round up nut nest clam stack up congregate cluster crowd caucus backlog shell summon club rally pick snail oyster shock group fort constellate crowd together make accrete mobilize rake hive come up pluck birdnest sponge pile up aggroup fort up flock converge drift mobilise reap salvage

    Hypernyms for gather

    aggregation collection collecting sewing assembling stitchery conclude sew pull increase search run up interact reason seek sew together reason out look for stitch

    Meronyms for gather

    No meronyms found for gather.

    Sounds like gather

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