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Meaning of GARNER

Pronunciation:  'gârnur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a storehouse for threshed grain or animal feed
  2. [v]  assemble or get together; "gather some stones"; "pull your thoughts together"
  3. [v]  store grain
  4. [v]  acquire or deserve by one's efforts or actions

GARNER is a 6 letter word that starts with G.


 Synonyms: collect, earn, gather, granary, pull together
 Antonyms: distribute, spread
 See Also: acquire, birdnest, clam, come up, cull, depot, entrepot, gather up, get, glean, harvest, heap up, hive, letter, lift up, marshal, mobilise, mobilize, muster, muster up, nest, nut, oyster, pearl, pick, pick up, pile up, pluck, rake, rally, reap, round up, salvage, scavenge, shock, snail, sponge, stack up, storage, store, store, storehouse, summon



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Gar"ner\, n. [OE. garner, gerner, greiner, OF. gernier,
    grenier, F. grenier, fr. L. granarium, fr. granum. See 1st
    {Grain}, and cf. {Granary}.]
    A granary; a building or place where grain is stored for
  2. \Gar"ner\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Garnered}; p. pr. & vb.
    n. {Garnering}.]
    To gather for preservation; to store, as in a granary; to
    treasure. --Shak.
Easton Bible Dictionary

(1.) Heb. 'otsar, a treasure; a store of goods laid up, and hence also the place where they are deposited (Joel 1:17; 2 Chr. 32:27, rendered "treasury").

(2.) Heb. mezev, a cell, storeroom (Ps. 144:13); Gr. apotheke, a place for storing anything, a granary (Matt. 3:12; Luke 3:17).

Thesaurus Terms
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