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.
In the garnering of the red harvest did our men and women of the sixties maintain themselves with a proper decorum?The Broken Sword|Dennison Worthington
When the shower came it did not last very long, and there were many difficulties in the way of garnering the thrice blessed water.The Pillar of Light|Louis Tracy
The community had been unconsciously garnering something over-individual and over-historical for its future use.An Interpretation of Rudolf Eucken's Philosophy|W. Tudor Jones
There is no "work" save in the fields garnering crops, for which no wages are paid.
The present was to be spent in garnering facts; the future must take care of itself.The Young Continentals at Bunker Hill|John T. McIntyre