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English verb: gather up

1. gather up (motion) take and lift upward


Synonymslift up, pick up


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)bring up, elevate, get up, lift, raise

2. gather up (possession) gather or collect


SamplesYou can get the results on Monday.
She picked up the children at the day care center.
They pick up our trash twice a week.


Synonymscall for, collect, pick up


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)acquire, get









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