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[in-gath-er, in-gath-er]
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verb (used with object)
  1. to gather or bring in, as a harvest.
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verb (used without object)
  1. to collect; assemble.
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Origin of ingather

First recorded in 1565–75; in-1 + gather
Related formsin·gath·er·er, noun
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Historical Examples

  • Think not to ingather violets in the wintry and stormy season.

    Chaucer's Translation of Boethius's 'De Consolatione Philosophiae'

    Geoffrey Chaucer

British Dictionary definitions for ingather


  1. (tr) to gather together or in (a harvest)
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Derived Formsingatherer, noun
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