a group of persons together in one place
assembly, assemblage, gathering(noun)
the social act of assembling
"they demanded the right of assembly"
the act of gathering something
sewing consisting of small folds or puckers made by pulling tight a thread in a line of stitching
A meeting or get-together; a party or social function.
I met her at a gathering of engineers and scientists.
A group of people or things.
A gathering of fruit.
(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.
present continuous of gather; collecting or bringing together
She enjoyed gathering wildflowers.
the act of collecting or bringing together
that which is gathered, collected, or brought together
a crowd; an assembly; a congregation
a charitable contribution; a collection
a tumor or boil suppurated or maturated; an abscess
assembling; collecting; used for gathering or concentrating
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'Gathering' in Nouns Frequency: #2690
The numerical value of Gathering in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of Gathering in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Filling a bookcase is like gathering a social circle.
There is no gathering the rose without being pricked by the thorns.
The mountains, I become a part of it... The morning mists, the clouds, the gathering waters, I become a part of it.
A conference is a gathering of important people who singly can do nothing, but together can decide that nothing can be done.
We are still gathering the facts from our divisional officers, but what we know for now is that the attackers killed at least 23 people. The damage could be more.
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Translations for Gathering
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- kokoontuminen, kokous, arkkivihko, ryhmä, joukko, määrä, tapaaminen, valikoima, kokoelmaFinnish
- réunion, groupe, rassemblement, rencontre, assemblée, cahierFrench
- cruinneachadhScottish Gaelic
- raduno, gruppo, incontro, quadernoItalian
- собрание, сбор, встреча, сборищеRussian
- umhlangano, imbizoZulu
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