ingathering


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in·gath·er

 (ĭn′găth′ər)
tr.v. in·gath·ered, in·gath·er·ing, in·gath·ers
To gather in; collect.

Ingathering

 the result of gathering, i.e., a collection, e.g., the harvest, 1555—Wilkes.
Examples: ingathering of his corn, 1668; of hops, 1861.
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Noun1.Ingathering - request for a sum of moneyingathering - request for a sum of money; "an appeal to raise money for starving children"
petition, request, postulation - a formal message requesting something that is submitted to an authority
whip-round - (British) solicitation of money usually for a benevolent purpose
References in classic literature ?
Nature seems to make a hot pause just then: all the loveliest flowers are gone; the sweet time of early growth and vague hopes is past; and yet the time of harvest and ingathering is not come, and we tremble at the possible storms that may ruin the precious fruit in the moment of its ripeness.
She stressed that the local statistics figures in Kuwait show that the real monthly rate of entry of this ingathering to Kuwait between 1400 and 2200 per month in the private sector.
Just this month, Washington played host to Christians United for Israel (CUFI), which can only be described as a religious extremist group, arguing that their support of Israel is essential to carrying out God's plan -- which includes, among other things, the ingathering of the Jews, their eventual conversion to Christianity leading to the Battle of Armageddon, and the return of Jesus.
The biggest ornament our nation is the ingathering of the exiles, the millions of Jews who arrived from the four corners of the earth to fulfill the dream of generations.
The WJC would host an ingathering of world Jewry and function as the voice of the Jewish Diaspora in international affairs.
Besides the task of ingathering Jews from around the world into historic Palestine, Jewish supremacy has the added burden of keeping out the rightful owners of the land they have colonized/occupieda--aPalestinian Arabs, the natural (indigenous) majority in the geopolitical territory of Palestine.
When the Bible spoke of the "ingathering of the exiles," it didn't have dance in mind.
The ingathering of the exiles has been partially achieved.
Putin may also father a Sochi process, an ingathering to the Russian bosom of the disparate Syrian actors, both loyalist and opposition, but that is for the time being at least on hold.
5. You shall observe the Feast of Weeks, the first fruits of wheat harvest, and the Feast of Ingathering at the year's end. - Exodus 34:22