Definitions for garnerˈgɑr nər; næns

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

gar•nerˈgɑr nər(v.t.)

  1. to gather or deposit in or as if in a granary or other storage place.

  2. to get; acquire; earn:

    garnered a reputation as a financial expert.

  3. to gather, collect, or hoard.

  4. (n.)a granary.

  5. a store or supply of anything.

Origin of garner:

1125–75; ME garner, gerner < OF gernier, grenier < L grānāriumgranary

Gar•nerˈgɑr nər; næns(n.)

  1. Category: Biography

Princeton's WordNet

  1. granary, garner(verb)

    a storehouse for threshed grain or animal feed

  2. earn, garner(verb)

    acquire or deserve by one's efforts or actions

  3. garner(verb)

    store grain

  4. gather, garner, collect, pull together(verb)

    assemble or get together

    "gather some stones"; "pull your thoughts together"

Wiktionary

  1. garner(Noun)

    A granary; a store of grain.

    That our garners may be full, affording all manner of store: that our sheep may bring forth thousands and ten thousands in our streets (Psalm 144:13, KJV)

  2. garner(Noun)

    An accumulation, supply, store, or hoard of something.

  3. garner(Verb)

    To reap grain, gather it up, and store it in a granary.

  4. garner(Verb)

    To gather, amass, hoard, as if harvesting grain.

  5. garner(Verb)

    To earn; to get; to accumulate or acquire by some effort or due to some fact; to reap.

  6. garner(Verb)

    to gather or become gathered; to accumulate or become accumulated; to become stored.

  7. Origin: From gerner, from gernier, variant of grenier, from granarium

Webster Dictionary

  1. Garner(noun)

    a granary; a building or place where grain is stored for preservation

  2. Garner(verb)

    to gather for preservation; to store, as in a granary; to treasure

Freebase

  1. Garner

    Garner is a town in Wake County, North Carolina, United States and a suburb of Raleigh. The population was 25,745 at the 2010 census. The US Office of Management and Budget also includes Garner as a part of the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill Combined Statistical Area, which has a population of 1,998,808 as of U.S. Census 2012 Population Estimates. Effective June 6, 2003 the Office of Management and Budget redefined the Federal Statistical Areas and dismantled what had been for decades the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill, MSA and split them into two separate MSAs even though the region still functions as a single metropolitan area.

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