wool·​gath·​er ˈwu̇l-ˌga-t͟hər How to pronounce woolgather (audio)
woolgathered; woolgathering; woolgathers
woolgatherer noun

Word History

First Known Use

1796, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of woolgather was in 1796

Dictionary Entries Near woolgather

Cite this Entry

“Woolgather.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/woolgather. Accessed 30 Nov. 2023.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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