Col`lect´   Pronunciation: kǒl`lĕkt´
v. t.1.To gather into one body or place; to assemble or bring together; to obtain by gathering.
[imp. & p. p. Collected; p. pr. & vb. n. Collecting.]
2.To demand and obtain payment of, as an account, or other indebtedness; as, to collect taxes.
3.To infer from observed facts; to conclude from premises.
To collect one's self
to recover from surprise, embarrassment, or fear; to regain self-control.
v. i.1.To assemble together; as, the people collected in a crowd; to accumulate; as, snow collects in banks.
2.To infer; to conclude.
n.1.A short, comprehensive prayer, adapted to a particular day, occasion, or condition, and forming part of a liturgy.
Noun1.collect - a short prayer generally preceding the lesson in the Church of Rome or the Church of England
Verb1.collect - get or gather together; "I am accumulating evidence for the man's unfaithfulness to his wife"; "She is amassing a lot of data for her thesis"; "She rolled up a small fortune"
2.collect - call for and obtain payment of; "we collected over a million dollars in outstanding debts"; "he collected the rent"
Synonyms: take in
3.collect - assemble or get together; "gather some stones"; "pull your thoughts together"
4.collect - get or bring together; "accumulate evidence"
Synonyms: pull in
5.collect - gather or collect; "You can get the results on Monday"; "She picked up the children at the day care center"; "They pick up our trash twice a week"
Adj.1.collect - payment due by the recipient on delivery; "a collect call"; "the letter came collect"; "a COD parcel"
Synonyms: cod
Adv.1.collect - make a telephone call or mail a package so that the recipient pays; "call collect"; "send a package collect"
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Collateral kinsmen
Collateral security
Collateral warranty
Collatio bonorum
Collation of seals
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collect call
collection basket
collection plate
collective agreement
collective bargaining
collective farm
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