gather round

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w>gather (a)round

vizusammenkommen; come on, children, gather round!kommt alle her, Kinder!
vi +prep obj they gathered (a)round the firesie versammelten or scharten sich um das Feuer
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(ˈgӕðə) verb
1. to (cause to) come together in one place. A crowd of people gathered near the accident.
2. to learn (from what has been seen, heard etc). I gather you are leaving tomorrow.
3. to collect or get. He gathered strawberries from the garden; to gather information.
4. to pull (material) into small folds and stitch together. She gathered the skirt at the waist.
a fold in material, a piece of clothing etc.
ˈgathering noun
a meeting of people. a family gathering.
gather round
to come together around a person, thing etc. Will everyone please gather round?
gather together
to come or bring together, in a group. He gathered his books and papers together.
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But sometimes, especially upon the Line in the Pacific, this plan will not answer at all; because such incalculable hosts of sharks gather round the moored carcase, that were he left so for six hours, say, on a stretch, little more than the skeleton would be visible by morning.
His wife will tear her cheeks for grief and his children will be fatherless: there will he rot, reddening the earth with his blood, and vultures, not women, will gather round him."
Then heaven sends a fierce lion thither, whereon the jackals fly in terror and the lion robs them of their prey--even so did Trojans many and brave gather round crafty Ulysses, but the hero stood at bay and kept them off with his spear.
what!" cried the boys in a chorus, dropping their shovels and knives to gather round Rose, for a guilty clutching at her ears betrayed her, and with a feeble cry of "Ariadne made me!" she hid her head among the pillows like an absurd little ostrich.
Gather round this Danish design classic "Mira" oak dining table PS899, John Lewis
As the Dingles gather round the table for Christmas dinner, mince SPIES look set to make Zak the biggest turkey of all.
TEARS roll down her face as family and friends gather round the mum of murdered nursery teacher Sabrina Moss yesterday at the spot where she was shot on her birthday night out.
Retail manager Steve McArthur said: "We already receive a lot of support from residents in North Warwickshire and hope the people of Atherstone with gather round and support us by donating, volunteering and shopping at the new store."
Log-fuelled chimineas, fireplaces and fire pits are economical to run and will quickly create a cosy atmosphere and a great focal point to gather round.
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Geese, I am told, take it in turns to be the leading goose, forging through the air to allow those behind to benefit from their lead; calling out, to encourage each other; and breaking off into small groups to gather round and support those who can't quite keep up.
GATHER ROUND: Brunswick Central Lads' Club bonfire in 1951.