Definition for gather

verb as in be led to believe; infer

verb as in harvest, pick out

Strongest matches

draw, pick up

Weak matches

ingather, take in

verb as in gain, increase

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Example Sentences

While companies like Branch and Gather look like video games with a productivity element, Nooks skips the avatar feel altogether, looking closer to Teamflow or Tandem.

Less gathers on the side where the nanowires touch the larger electrode.

I have never been to the Matzo Ball, but I gather the vibes are different.

Cabinet ministers of the day gather to review the names and the allegations.

And who else would let them gather dust in some drawer for nearly 50 years?

The land involved is sacred to them and used to gather acorns for religious ceremonies.

They gather and sleep in open fields, surrounded by nature and the stillness of the night.

She would sometimes gather them passionately to her heart; she would sometimes forget them.

She waited for the material pictures which she thought would gather and blaze before her imagination.

I may be tempted to postpone my retirement, and for a while longer to continue to gather the golden harvest that ripens round me.

Draw near to me, ye unlearned, and gather yourselves together into the hours of discipline.

She saw two fiery eyes; she saw the tiger gather himself preparatory to springing.


On this page you'll find 327 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to gather, such as: assemble, choose, cluster, collect, congregate, and convene.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.