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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GATHERER

Thou knowest, also, amigo Rafael, that I have been a gatherer of curios.

Oh, might she but see him return to the Gatherer of the wandering sheep!

But now comes in the duty of the "gatherer," the third man of the group.

One of the prophets said he was "a gatherer of sycamore fruit."

The appearance of the "Gatherer" aroused attention in Christian circles.

Your money is not your own; you are only the gatherer for some other person.

By and by came a gatherer of herbs, and cut the green leaves from the plant.

Pocahontas recognized old Wansutis, a gatherer of herbs and roots.

Quick as a flash a "gatherer" snatched him up and twirled him around his arm.

A newer development of this machine does away with the gatherer.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1200, agent noun from gather.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR GATHERER

collector

nounone who collects specimens
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