Examples of gathering in a Sentence
I see my cousins only at occasional family gatherings.
dinner parties and other social gatherings
a gathering of political leaders
Recent Examples of gathering from the Web
But as my Washington Post colleagues report, the intelligence community seems fearful Trump could rejoin his ally Nunes, which would jeopardize intelligence gathering, the Russia investigation and potentially a secret source's life.
The popularity of the podcast has spilled over into an in-person gathering, the Super Mamás Social on May 12.
The measure, which is supported by many tenants’ rights groups, was placed on the ballot via a signature-gathering effort spearheaded by the SF Right to Counsel Committee.
His home was the hub of numerous family gatherings, wonderful meals, much swimming and laughter; and his treasured family stories were threaded through our lives.
Parents Talk will be an informal, confidential gathering for adults to discuss the challenges of parenting adolescents.
We were forced to stop hunting, fishing and gathering, and given unhealthy, nutrient-poor rations as a substitute.
The person, who asked not to be identified, said the committee and its lawyers have been engaged in a lengthy information-gathering process.
The cameras will provide surveillance at public-gathering spots and along major streets.
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Origin and Etymology of gathering
GATHERING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of gathering for English Language Learners
: an occasion when people come together as a group
: the act or process of gathering something
GATHERING Defined for Kids
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