Whether people are on the move in their own countries or across borders, they gravitate toward big cities.
Which makes me gravitate towards a more parsimonious explanation: all economists are, definitionally, very good at college.
And gravitate toward noble entities you spy behind froggy appearances.
Most of their supporters might gravitate to Gingrich, giving him a fighting chance in Florida and beyond.
I kind of felt at that time—because I gravitate towards these types of movies—that I have some similarities with Woody Allen.
And by some subtle law of attraction the good things of the world are almost certain naturally to gravitate toward them.
Who that has poached a pile does not gravitate there, as the needle to the pole?
Unlike man, who is incessantly called back to earth, they seem to gravitate above.
The manifestation of Him must "gravitate inwards" on the soul.
Then, should his tastes lead him to the inquest, let him gravitate toward the office of coroner; but the two should not be united.
1640s, "exert weight, move downward," from Modern Latin gravitatus, past participle of gravitare "gravitate," from Latin gravitas "heaviness, weight" (see gravity). Meaning "To be affected by gravity" is from 1690s. Figurative use from 1670s. Related: Gravitated; gravitating. The classical Latin verb was gravare "to make heavy, burden, oppress, aggravate."