gathering

10 ENTRIES FOUND:

gathering

noun

: an occasion when people come together as a group

: the act or process of gathering something

Full Definition of GATHERING

2
:  a suppurating swelling :  abscess
3
:  the collecting of food or raw materials from the wild
5
:  a gather in cloth

Examples of GATHERING

  1. I see my cousins only at occasional family gatherings.
  2. dinner parties and other social gatherings
  3. a gathering of political leaders

First Known Use of GATHERING

before 12th century

gath·er·ing

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of GATHERING

: a suppurating swelling : abscess

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