woolgather

verb
wool·​gath·​er | \ ˈwu̇l-ˌga-t͟hər How to pronounce woolgather (audio) , -ˌge-t͟hər \
woolgathered; woolgathering; woolgathers

Definition of woolgather

Other Words from woolgather

woolgatherer \ ˈwu̇l-​ˌga-​t͟hər-​ər How to pronounce woolgather (audio) , -​ˌge-​t͟hər \ noun

First Known Use of woolgather

1796, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of woolgather was in 1796

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“Woolgather.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/woolgather. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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