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gathering
American English: /ˈɡæð(ə)rɪŋ/
British English: /ˈɡað(ə)rɪŋ/

Translation of gathering in Spanish:

noun

  • (meeting) 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

  • (before noun)
    (speed/intensity)
    en aumento
    the gathering storm
    la tormenta que se avecina ( or avecinaba etc)

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