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
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Deputies in plainclothes followed people to that party, and when everyone at the gathering dispersed, deputies found guns left behind in the grass and took custody of those weapons, Salazar said.
Navalny told the gathering, flanked by his wife and children, in a U.S. election-like campaign speech.
Your number one goal at any gathering is to make people feel as comfortable as possible, and that starts with you.
Troy Singleton, a business services representative at CareerLink, told a gathering of employers and social service agency representatives at a panel Thursday that city businesses are right now recruiting for hundreds of workers.
During a gathering of the Urban League in Madison, Wisconsin, the entrepreneur and motivational speaker announced the establishment of a new Progress Center for Black Women backed by a 150 thousand-dollar fundraising initiative.
Erica Bailey talks at a gathering after an announcement that IMPD officers in her father's fatal shooting wouldn't be charged.
On Saturday the city, in partnership with Transition Laguna Beach, the Laguna Beach Beautification Council and the Laguna Beach Chamber of Commerce, opened the area to the public as a pedestrian gathering space called Park Plaza.
The woman was at the social gathering around 6 p.m. before the game when a man approached her from behind and touched her inappropriately underneath her dress, KTRK reported.
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Origin and Etymology of gathering
Synonymsassemblage, assembly, conference, congregation, convocation, ingathering, meeting, muster
Related Wordscompany, consort, coterie, gang, pack; caucus, forum, market, panel, rally, symposium, synod; audience, gallery, grandstand, house; crowd, flock, horde, legion, multitude, press, swarm, throng; crush, mob, rabble, rabblement
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Definition of gathering for Students
- a family gathering
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