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
Kramer's had a sale on Sara Lee Pound Cake for $2.59, and the train station seemed to be a popular gathering spot for youth.
Jazz Jambalaya, the monthly gathering of the Mystic Order of the Jazz Obsessed, will be held at the Ben May Main Library’s Bernhaim Hall to salute the soulful stylings of the inimitable Ray Charles.
CENTRAL BANK WATCH: Investors looked ahead to this week’s annual gathering of central bankers and economists in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.
In the Popular Movement for the Liberation of Angola’s last campaign gathering ahead of the Aug. 23 vote, Lourenco predicted the MPLA would win with a two-thirds majority, in line with recent polling.
What type of gathering would draw this much scrutiny and opposition?
For my own part, my family has been invited to an eclipse gathering at the farm of family friends in Tennessee.
A meet and greet gathering will be at 6 p.m. Aug. 22 at Arthur Murray Dance Studio, 15131 S. LaGrange Road, Orland Park.
A ring of suits surrounded Fazal in a gathering at West Hollywood’s Boa Steakhouse Tuesday night, as agents peppered the actor with questions about his lengthy audition process for Frears.
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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
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
Definition of gathering for Students
- a family gathering
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