Wednesday, November 07, 2012
Definitions for glean
- To learn, discover, or find out, usually little by little or slowly.
- To gather (grain or the like) after the reapers or regular gatherers.
- To gather slowly and laboriously, bit by bit.
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Citations for glean
From what little I can glean, it's the edited journal of a voyage from Sydney to California by a notary of San Francisco named Adam Ewing.
We all looked at each other, trying to glean something each from the other.