Usage examples for gathered

  1. He humoured her, and, putting his arm round her, gathered her against him and said that he was listening. – Secret Bread by F. Tennyson Jesse
  2. A few pounds gathered together to keep me out of the workus some day when I grow old. – The Man with a Shadow by George Manville Fenn
  3. Mordred and Cheldric gathered together a right fair company. – Arthurian Chronicles: Roman de Brut by Wace
  4. She gathered herself together and went on- " I heard it from Miss Westbury, so it is a fact!" – The Limit by Ada Leverson
  5. But in all the terrible stuff which he had so hastily gathered here, there was so much that I could not deny. – The Harbor by Ernest Poole
  6. I gathered that he lives far out. – The Mystery of The Barranca by Herman Whitaker
  7. " Another- slip-" But before he had done, a long arm gathered Ricky up as if she had been a child. – Ralestone Luck by Andre Norton
  8. He felt this because it was his gathered wisdom. – Vittoria, v8 by George Meredith
  9. Lyveden stooped and gathered him in his arms. – Anthony Lyveden by Dornford Yates
  10. A large number of people gathered at the post- office every morning. – My Memories of Eighty Years by Chauncey M. Depew
  11. They are gathered three times a year. – On the Banks of the Amazon by W.H.G. Kingston
  12. Now you've probably gathered what his idea was. – The Secret of the Tower by Hope, Anthony
  13. " With pleasure," he said, and all having gathered around to listen, he began. – Elsie at Nantucket by Martha Finley
  14. There were many good and excellent knights gathered within the town. – Four Arthurian Romances "Erec et Enide", "Cliges", "Yvain", and "Lancelot" by Chretien DeTroyes
  15. Clementina gathered her work together. – The Marquis of Lossie by George MacDonald
  16. But all who had gathered were intensely agitated. – The Created Legend by Feodor Sologub
  17. This gave the mobbers more courage, and they gathered again. – A Young Folks' History of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints by Nephi Anderson
  18. It was half- past ten o'clock before the entire eighteen gathered in Leslie's room. – Marjorie Dean, College Sophomore by Pauline Lester
  19. " Thanks the same," said the young woman, who was well dressed enough; and blessed me, and gathered up her child, and went her way. – Venetian Life by W. D. Howells
  20. " It also goes to prove that many heads gathered to discuss Blue Bird affairs are better than one, and I suggest that we meet at least once a week," suggested Aunt Selina. – The Blue Birds' Winter Nest by Lillian Elizabeth Roy