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fore·gath·er

 (fôr-găth′ər)
v.
Variant of forgather.

foregather

(fɔːˈɡæðə) or

forgather

vb (intr)
1. to gather together; assemble
2. rare to meet, esp unexpectedly
3. (foll by with) to socialize

for•gath•er

or fore•gath•er

(fɔrˈgæð ər)

v.i.
1. to gather together; convene; assemble.
2. to encounter someone, esp. by chance.
[1505–15]

foregather


Past participle: foregathered
Gerund: foregathering

Imperative
foregather
foregather
Present
I foregather
you foregather
he/she/it foregathers
we foregather
you foregather
they foregather
Preterite
I foregathered
you foregathered
he/she/it foregathered
we foregathered
you foregathered
they foregathered
Present Continuous
I am foregathering
you are foregathering
he/she/it is foregathering
we are foregathering
you are foregathering
they are foregathering
Present Perfect
I have foregathered
you have foregathered
he/she/it has foregathered
we have foregathered
you have foregathered
they have foregathered
Past Continuous
I was foregathering
you were foregathering
he/she/it was foregathering
we were foregathering
you were foregathering
they were foregathering
Past Perfect
I had foregathered
you had foregathered
he/she/it had foregathered
we had foregathered
you had foregathered
they had foregathered
Future
I will foregather
you will foregather
he/she/it will foregather
we will foregather
you will foregather
they will foregather
Future Perfect
I will have foregathered
you will have foregathered
he/she/it will have foregathered
we will have foregathered
you will have foregathered
they will have foregathered
Future Continuous
I will be foregathering
you will be foregathering
he/she/it will be foregathering
we will be foregathering
you will be foregathering
they will be foregathering
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been foregathering
you have been foregathering
he/she/it has been foregathering
we have been foregathering
you have been foregathering
they have been foregathering
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been foregathering
you will have been foregathering
he/she/it will have been foregathering
we will have been foregathering
you will have been foregathering
they will have been foregathering
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been foregathering
you had been foregathering
he/she/it had been foregathering
we had been foregathering
you had been foregathering
they had been foregathering
Conditional
I would foregather
you would foregather
he/she/it would foregather
we would foregather
you would foregather
they would foregather
Past Conditional
I would have foregathered
you would have foregathered
he/she/it would have foregathered
we would have foregathered
you would have foregathered
they would have foregathered
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.foregather - collect in one placeforegather - collect in one place; "We assembled in the church basement"; "Let's gather in the dining room"
aggroup, group - form a group or group together
meet - meet by design; be present at the arrival of; "Can you meet me at the train station?"
encounter, meet, run across, come across, run into, see - come together; "I'll probably see you at the meeting"; "How nice to see you again!"
congregate - come together, usually for a purpose; "The crowds congregated in front of the Vatican on Christmas Eve"
hive - move together in a hive or as if in a hive; "The bee swarms are hiving"
fort, fort up - gather in, or as if in, a fort, as for protection or defense
convene - meet formally; "The council convened last week"
cluster, constellate, flock, clump - come together as in a cluster or flock; "The poets constellate in this town every summer"
crowd together, crowd - to gather together in large numbers; "men in straw boaters and waxed mustaches crowded the verandah"
converge - move or draw together at a certain location; "The crowd converged on the movie star"
interact - act together or towards others or with others; "He should interact more with his colleagues"
turn out - come and gather for a public event; "Hundreds of thousands turned out for the anti-war rally in New York"
caucus - meet to select a candidate or promote a policy
club - gather and spend time together; "They always club together"

forgather

also foregather
verb
Translations

foregather

[fɔːˈgæðəʳ] VI (liter) → reunirse

foregather

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