for·gath·er || fɔr'gæðə(r) /fɔː'g- v. gather, assemble, meet

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Forgather — For*gath er, v. i. To convene; to gossip; to meet accidentally. [Scot.] Jamieson. [1913 Webster] Within that circle he forgathered with many a fool. Wilson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gathered — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. assembled, met, forgathered, congregated, joined, rallied, crowded together, thronged, collected, united, associated, swarmed, huddled, grouped, massed, amassed, accumulated, aggregated, picked, garnered, harvested,… …   English dictionary for students

  • forgather — /fɔˈgæðə/ (say faw gadhuh) verb (i) 1. to gather together; convene; assemble: *Here thousands of pelicans had forgathered, and the snapping and scraping of beaks made a noise like a gale in the trees. –dorothy wall, 1939. 2. to encounter or meet …   Australian English dictionary

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