Gathering meaning

găthər-ĭng
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Gathering is defined as pulling something or various elements together into a unit.

An example of gathering is a length of cloth pulled tightly at one side to make a shorter length for the waistband of a skirt.

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The definition of a gathering is a meeting.

An example of a gathering is a small family Christmas party.

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The collecting of food that grows wild, such as berries, roots, and grains.
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An assembly of persons; a meeting.
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A gather in cloth.
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A suppurated swelling; a boil or abscess.
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The act of one that gathers.
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What is gathered.
  • A meeting; assemblage; crowd.
  • A gather in cloth.
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A suppurated swelling; a boil or abscess.
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A meeting or get-together; a party or social function.

I met her at a gathering of engineers and scientists.

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A group of people or things.

A gathering of fruit.

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(bookbinding) A section, a group of bifolios, or sheets of paper, stacked together and folded in half.

This gathering machine forms the backbone of a bookbinding operation.

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Present continuous of gather; collecting or bringing together.

She enjoyed gathering wildflowers.

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A boil or abscess.
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