Definition of Gather up

1. Verb. Take and lift upward.

Exact synonyms: Lift Up, Pick Up
Generic synonyms: Bring Up, Elevate, Get Up, Lift, Raise



2. Verb. Gather or collect. "They pick up our trash twice a week"
Exact synonyms: Call For, Collect, Pick Up
Generic synonyms: Acquire, Get
Derivative terms: Pickup

Definition of Gather up

1. Verb. to gather, assemble or collect, usually into a group ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gather Up

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Literary usage of Gather up

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1. Sermons by Phillips Brooks (1896)
"But he said, ' Nay ; lest while ye gather up the tares, ye root up also the wheat with them. Let both grow together until the harvest.' "—MATTHEW xiii. 29. ..."

2. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1868)
"... but he will gather up many consoling thoughts, pictures of family affection, of patient self-denial, of steadfast adherence to duty, however at times ..."

3. A Hebrew and English Lexicon of the Old Testament: Including the Biblical by Wilhelm Gesenius, Edward Robinson (1844)
"3. to gather up, ie to contract, to draw tip or back, to withdraw. Gen. 49, 33 he gathered tip his feet into the bed. 1 Sam. ..."

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