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gathering

Pronunciation: /ˈgæðərɪŋ/

Translation of gathering in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • (meeting) reunión (feminine); (people) concurrencia (feminine) a family gathering una reunión familiar
    Example sentences
    • Difficult meetings, family gatherings and so on can be chances to use your new skills.
    • The auditorium will serve as a meeting place for public gatherings and academic conferences.
    • I mean this is something for the people to think about and the purpose of a gathering like this is for me, through this forum, to talk directly to the people of Australia.

adjective/adjetivo

  • (before noun/delante del nombre) [speed/intensity] creciente, en aumento the gathering storm la tormenta que se avecina ( or avecinaba etc)

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