Gather Meaning

There are 11 meaning(s) for word Gather

Gather Meaning 1 : the act of gathering something

    Synonyms : gathering
Gather Meaning 2 : collect in one place

    Example : Let's gather in the dining room

    Synonyms : assemble,  foregather,  forgather,  meet
Gather Meaning 3 : assemble or get together

    Example : gather some stones

    Synonyms : collect,  garner,  pull together
Gather Meaning 4 : increase or develop

    Example : the car gathers speed

    Synonyms : gain
Gather Meaning 5 : get people together

    Example : gather the close family members

    Synonyms : assemble,  get together
Gather Meaning 6 : sewing consisting of small folds or puckers made by pulling tight a thread in a line of stitching

    Synonyms : gathering
Gather Meaning 7 : draw together into folds or puckers

    Synonyms : pucker,  tuck
Gather Meaning 8 : collect or gather

    Synonyms : accumulate,  amass,  conglomerate,  cumulate,  pile up
Gather Meaning 9 : conclude from evidence

    Example : I gather you have not done your homework

Gather Meaning 10 : draw and bring closer

    Example : she gathered her shawl around her shoulders

Gather Meaning 11 : look for (food) in nature

    Example : Our ancestors gathered nuts in the Fall

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