garner-v; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: gather; acquire (by one's efforts)

Along the way, he garnered a measure of goodwill from political opponents.
She garnered the highest number of votes.
Richmond garnered the gold circle of excellence award.
They garnered him a large YouTube viewership.
The experiences they garnered through boxing exemplify all that is truly sweet about it.
The railroad garnered the wheat and other agricultural produce that fed the milling industries.
They have garnered the grain from all quarters of the Republic to provide seed and sustenance.

VerbNet: NP
FrameNet: NP
PropBank: garner.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2, 3