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garner

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of garner

  1. 1 to bring together in one body or place a prisoner garnering food bit by bit and hiding it in his pillow an array of rock bands garnered from all over the country by the promoters of the festival Synonyms of garner accumulate, amass, assemble, bulk (up), collect, concentrate, congregate, constellate, corral, gather, group, lump, pick up, round upWords Related to garner ball, batch, bunch, cluster, huddle; heap, pile, stack; band, brigade, muster, raise, rally; flock, herd, hive, pack, press, swarm, throng; combine, connect, join, link, merge, pool, unite; archive, arrange, collate, compile, organize, systematize; scrape (up or together); re-collect, regather, regroupNear Antonyms of garner break up, disband, disintegrate, dissolve, separate, sever, split (up); dismiss, sendAntonyms of garner dispel, disperse, dissipate, scatter

  2. 2 to receive as return for effort a novelist that has garnered praise for his literate police procedurals Synonyms of garner acquire, attain, bag, bring in, capture, carry, come by, draw, gain, earn, get, knock down, land, make, obtain, procure, pull down, realize, reap, secure, winWords Related to garner clear, gross, net; accomplish, achieve, notch (up), score; accumulate, amass, draw, rack up; catch, pick up; annex, occupy, take over; reacquire, reattain, recapture, regain, remakeNear Antonyms of garner accord, give, grant, pay; give up, hand over, part (with), relinquish, surrender, yieldAntonyms of garner forfeit, lose

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