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Translation of "collect" - English-Spanish dictionary

collect

verb /kəˈlekt/
to bring or come together; to gather reunir, recopilar 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 recoger She collects the children from school each day.
collected adjective
gathered together in one book etc completo the collected poems of Robert Burns.
composed; cool sereno She appeared quite calm and collected.
collection /-ʃən/ noun
(an) act of collecting recogida 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 colección a stamp collection.
collective /-tiv/ adjective
of a number of people etc combined into one group colectivo This success was the result of a collective effort.
(linguistics) of a noun, taking a singular verb but standing for many things taken as a whole colectivo ’Cattle’ is a collective noun.
collectively adverb
colectivamente They were collectively responsible for the man’s death.
collector noun
a person who collects, as a job or as a hobby coleccionista a coin/stamp collector.
(Definition of collect from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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