Usage examples for gathers

  1. But it gathers the spell of poetic tradition about it, and strongly appeals to the sense of the artist and the poet. – The Log School-House on the Columbia by Hezekiah Butterworth
  2. Families come to husk for each other, and the wide barn floors where they sit are piled high with husks; but in the districts near a cannery, as here, the whole community gathers – A Northern Countryside by Rosalind Richards
  3. No one knows their number, not even the priest who gathers toll from them. – The Silver Horde by Rex Beach