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garner

verb

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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

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2 to receive as return for effort
  • a novelist that has garnered praise for his literate police procedurals

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“Garner.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/garner. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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