Synonyms & Antonyms : Gather





Gather



( Verb )


A crowd soon
gathered around him.

Synonyms:

Congregate

Collect

Muster

Convene

Accumulate

Amass

Flock

Group

Heap

Marshal

Assemble

Contextual Examples:

A crowd quickly
congregated round to hear their dedicated leader.

We need to
accumulate enough evidence to ensure his conviction.

They
amassed enough evidence to convict him.

Huge number of birds had
flocked together by the lake.

The police
groups round the demonstrators.

The children were
marshaled into the playground by their teacher.

We should first
collect the funds and then plunge into action.

The general
mustered courage and plunged his army into the war.



Antonyms:

Disband

Scatter

Separate

Diffuse

Disperse

Dissipate

Contextual Examples:

As soon as the mission was over, the leader
disbanded the gang.

The sun sends out the rays,
scattering them through out the horizon.

We can
separate oxygen from the water. The left over is invisible gas hydrogen.




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