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collect /kəˈlekt/ verb
collect /ˈkɒlɪkt, -lekt $ ˈkɑː-/ noun [countable]

وصل کردن ، جمع شدن ، گرداوردن ، جمع اوری کردن ، جمع کردن ، وصول کردن ، قانون ـ فقه: وصول کردن ، ورزش: وادار کردن اسب به بلند شدن روی پاها ، علوم نظامی: جمع اوری کردن
- assemble, cluster, congregate, convene, converge, flock together, rally
- gather, accumulate, amass, assemble, heap, hoard, save, stockpile
Antonyms: disperse, distribute
Contrasted words: assort, sort, sever, sunder, deal, dispense, divide, dole, broadcast, disperse, distribute, scatter
Related Words: align, array, dispose, marshal, order, rank
English Thesaurus: collect, gather, assemble, build up, accumulate, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

I. collect1 S1 W2 /kəˈlekt/ verb
[Word Family: noun: collection, collector, collective, collectable, collectible, collectivism, collectivization; adjective: collected, collective, collectable, collectible, collectivist; verb: collect, collectivize; adverb: collectively]
[Date: 1500-1600; Language: Latin; Origin: past participle of colligere, from com- ( ⇒ COM-) + legere 'to gather']

1. BRING TOGETHER [transitive] to get things of the same type from different places and bring them together ⇒ collection, collector:
After 25 years of collecting recipes, she has compiled them into a cookbook.
The company collects information about consumer trends.
We’ve been out collecting signatures for our petition.

2. KEEP OBJECTS [transitive] to get and keep objects of the same type, because you think they are attractive or interesting ⇒ collection, collector:
Arlene collects teddy bears.

3. RENT/DEBTS/TAXES [transitive] to get money that you are owed ⇒ collector
collect tax/rent/a debt
The landlady came around once a month to collect the rent.

4. MONEY TO HELP PEOPLE [intransitive and transitive] to ask people to give you money or goods for an organization that helps people
collect for
I’m collecting for Children in Need.

5. INCREASE IN AMOUNT [intransitive and transitive] if something collects in a place, or you collect it there, it gradually increases in amount:
Rain collected in pools on the road.
solar panels for collecting energy from the sun
I didn’t know what to do with it, so it just sat there collecting dust.

6. WIN SOMETHING [transitive] to receive something because you have won a race, game etc:
Redgrave collected his fifth Olympic gold medal in Sydney.

7. collect yourself/collect your thoughts to make an effort to remain calm and think clearly and carefully about something:
I got there early so I had a few minutes to collect my thoughts before the meeting began.

8. TAKE SOMEBODY/SOMETHING FROM A PLACE [transitive] especially British English to come to a particular place in order to take someone or something away Synonym : pick up American English:
Martin’s gone to collect the children from school.
I’ve got to go and collect the book I ordered from the library.

9. CROWD [intransitive] formal to come together gradually to form a group of people Synonym : gather:
A crowd was beginning to collect around the scene of the accident.

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

II. collect2 adverb American English
call/phone somebody collect if you telephone someone collect, the person who receives the call pays for it ⇒ collect call Synonym : reverse the charges British English

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

III. collect3 /ˈkɒlɪkt, -lekt $ ˈkɑː-/ noun [countable]
[Date: 1200-1300; Language: Old French; Origin: collecte, from Medieval Latin collecta '(prayer for) a gathering', from Latin colligere; collect1]
a short prayer in some Christian services

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

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