Definition of 'garner'
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Divorced men routinely pay out to their former wives without it garnering headlines. The Sun (2014)That is why they garner so many points against the rest and so few against the best. Times, Sunday Times (2013)What is uncertain is whether he can garner sufficient support in rural areas. Times, Sunday Times (2012)THAT'S one way of garnering some attention. The Sun (2015)He was happy to accept their offer of a lucrative consultancy role to help garner votes. Times, Sunday Times (2015)His interest in amphibious vehicles has garnered attention recently. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Attempts have been made to garner votes with gifts. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But there were suggestions last night that some minority shareholders were garnering support for an action group. Times, Sunday Times (2011)But obviously those two guys garner the most attention right now. The Sun (2012)He has invested 12 million in promoting her career and she is adept at garnering headlines. Times, Sunday Times (2014)British efforts to garner international support for the no-fly zone appeared to be struggling. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It has already garnered some great reviews, with only a few critics not joining in the fun. The Sun (2008)But she and her reps knew how to stage a very public recovery and garner those important votes from Academy members. Times, Sunday Times (2011)While the modern and contemporary art sales will no doubt garner the headlines this week other London auctions are well worth viewing. Times, Sunday Times (2011)A Broadway musical has garnered rave reviews. Times, Sunday Times (2012)You can see this new mood at work in the scathing reviews now being garnered by vacuous conceptual artists who were acclaimed in the 1990s. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Moby, the electro musician, has a cunning plan to garner good reviews. Times, Sunday Times (2008)His concerts, particularly in the early days, garnered glowing reviews. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The 20-year-old has justifiably garnered headlines for his cool kicking exploits in Rome but has not been a presence elsewhere. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The reality is we have a major election for our president in November and Qatar has hired entertainment to garner votes. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Translations for 'garner'
British English: garner VERB
If someone has garnered something useful or valuable, they have gained it or collected it.
He had garnered three times as many votes as opponent.
Definition of garner from the Collins English Dictionary
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