Übersetzung von “collect” — Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch


verb uk /kəˈlekt/ us /kəˈlekt/

A2 to get and keep things of one type, such as stamps or coins, as a hobby

collezionare, raccogliere
She collects dolls. Fa collezione di bambole.

B1 to get things from different places and bring them together

The police collected a lot of information during the investigation. La polizia ha raccolto molte informazioni durante l’investigazione.

to ask people to give you money for something, for example a charity

I’m collecting money for the flood victims. Sto raccogliendo soldi per le vittime dell’alluvione.

to gradually increase in amount in a place

accumularsi, ammassarsi
Dust had collected on top of the refrigerator. Sul frigorifero si era accumulata la polvere.

A2 UK to go to a place and bring someone or something away from it

ritirare, andare a prendere
She collects / Anna from school at 3.30. Va a prendere Anna da scuola alle 15.30.
adjective, adverb uk /kəˈlekt/ us /kəˈlekt/ US

If you call collect or make a collect phone call, the person you call pays for the call.

(telefonata) a carico del destinatario
She called her parents collect. Ha telefonato ai genitori con chiamata a carico del destinatario.

(Übersetzung von “collect” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)