verb (used with object)
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Origin of garner
OTHER WORDS FROM garnerun·gar·nered, adjective
Definition for garner (2 of 2)
Example sentences from the Web for garner
And pro-life bloggers wondered if they should “disqualify” Paul from garnering their support in the upcoming presidential primary.
Already critics are buzzing about the series, garnering necessary and positive word of mouth.WGN’s ‘Manhattan’ Is Summer’s Best New Show. But Will Anyone Watch?|Kevin Fallon|July 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He beat McDaniel by 6,300 votes after garnering fewer votes than him in the primary.
Instantaneously posting and garnering likes or retweets is the goal, as with increased notifications, the better the selfie.
For someone obsessed with the quirks of fame and applause, la diva may have lost a bit of her talent at garnering those perks.
It was glory, indeed, but the glory of early autumn, the garnering of the shock of corn in full season.Hopes and Fears|Charlotte M. Yonge
The cultivation and garnering of crops from such vast areas can only be appreciated by comparisons.The Progress of Invention in the Nineteenth Century.|Edward W. Byrn
The cunning thief may be garnering gold whilst we but reap wounds and fever.Sea-Dogs All!|Tom Bevan
If this book shall have borne ever so feeble a hand in garnering a harvest of justice, it has served its purpose.How the Other Half Lives|Jacob A. Riis
Yea, verily, the Kaiser believed that the harvest of his sowing was ready for the garnering.British Secret Service During the Great War|Nicholas Everitt