gleanings

plural noun
glean·​ings | \ˈglē-niŋz \

Definition of gleanings 

: things acquired by gleaning

First Known Use of gleanings

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about gleanings

Dictionary Entries near gleanings

gleamingly

gleamless

glean

gleanings

gleba

glebe

glebe house

Statistics for gleanings

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for gleanings

The first known use of gleanings was in the 15th century

See more words from the same century

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for gleanings

gleanings

noun

English Language Learners Definition of gleanings

: information, grain, etc., that is gathered

Comments on gleanings

What made you want to look up gleanings? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a private place of worship

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Vocab Quiz

  • the-education-of-achilles-eugne-delacroix
  • Which is a synonym of discomfit?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!