Die Übersetzung von "collect" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


verb /kəˈlekt/

to bring or come together; to gather

(se) rassembler
People are collecting in front of the house
I collect stamps
I’m collecting (money) for cancer research
He’s trying to collect his thoughts.

to call for and take away

aller chercher
She collects the children from school each day.
collected adjective

gathered together in one book etc

recueil (de)
the collected poems of Robert Burns.

composed; cool

maître de soi
She appeared quite calm and collected.
collection /-ʃən/ noun

(an) act of collecting

Your letter won’t get to London tomorrow – you’ve missed the last collection (= of mail from a postbox) for today.

a set of objects etc collected

a stamp collection.
collective /-tiv/ adjective

of a number of people etc combined into one group

This success was the result of a collective effort.

of a noun, taking a singular verb but standing for many things taken as a whole

‘Cattle’ is a collective noun.
collectively adverb

They were collectively responsible for the man’s death.
collector noun

a person who collects, as a job or as a hobby

a ticket-collector / stamp-collector.

(Die Übersetzung von "collect" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)