to gather or deposit in or as if in a granary or other storage place.
to get; acquire; earn: He gradually garnered a national reputation as a financial expert.
to gather or collect.
a granary or grain bin.
a store or supply of anything.
Other definitions for Garner (2 of 2)
John Nance [nans], /næns/, 1868–1967, vice president of the U.S. 1933–41.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023
How to use garner in a sentence
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 | THE 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
British Dictionary definitions for garner (1 of 2)
to gather or store in or as if in a granary
an archaic word for granary
archaic a place for storage or safekeeping
British Dictionary definitions for Garner (2 of 2)
Erroll. 1921–77, US jazz pianist and composer, noted for the jazz standard 'Misty' (1954)
Helen. born 1942. Australian novelist and journalist. Her books include the novels Monkey Grip (1977), The Idea of Perfection (2002), The Children's Bach (1984), and The Spare Room (2008), and the nonfiction The First Stone (1995)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012