Wednesday, October 12, 2011

garner

garner [ GHAR-ner ]
noun, transitive verb ]
MEANING :
1. (tr.v.) to collect, accumulate or hoard
2. (n.) granary or storage
USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
After the potatoes were uprooted, farmers took it to a cold storage to garner.
USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
As host to the 2010 Winter Olympics, Vancouver is poised to garner even more international attention.
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC, Vancouver