Definition Of gatherings


a set of printed signatures of a book, gathered for binding.

Of course, it is not possible to have eleven leaves in one gathering of a quarto book.

an assembly or meeting, especially a social or festive one or one held for a specific purpose.

a family gathering

Example Of gatherings

  • a family gathering

  • Accordingly, a gathering assembled to carry out Sam's wishes.

  • At first the pictures appear to have been taken at a family gathering - a christening or a birthday party.

  • At least, it offered a jolly background for the family gathering .

  • Before beginning his journey, he enthralled the sizable gathering , which had assembled at the starting point, with his magic.

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