Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: glean
IPA transcription: [ɡl'in]
verb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: reap, harvest, glean
    Meaning: gather, as of natural products; "harvest the grapes"
Usage examples
  • If I have been deceived again, still we may glean health and content, if not worldly profit.
  • We must therefore glean up our experiments in this science from a cautious observation of human life, and take them as they appear in the common course of the world, by men's behaviour in company, in affairs, and in their pleasures.