Definitions of gather:
  • noun:   the act of gathering something
  • noun:   sewing consisting of small folds or puckers made by pulling tight a thread in a line of stitching
  • verb:   conclude from evidence
    Example: "I gather you have not done your homework"
  • verb:   look for (food) in nature
    Example: "Our ancestors gathered nuts in the Fall"
  • verb:   draw fabric together and sew it tightly
  • verb:   assemble or get together
    Example: "Gather some stones"
  • verb:   collect in one place
    Example: "Let's gather in the dining room"
  • verb:   get people together
    Example: "Gather the close family members"
  • verb:   collect or gather
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #51721)

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