Translation of "collect" - English-Turkish dictionary

collect

verb uk /kəˈlekt/ us
BRING TOGETHER [ T ]

B1 to get things from different places and bring them together

toplamak, bir araya getirmek
The police are continuing to collect information.
Would you collect up the books please, Joanne?
I'm collecting material for an article that I'm writing.
KEEP [ T ]

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

koleksiyon yapmak, biriktirmek, toplamak
She collects dolls.
GO TO GET [ T ] UK

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

gidip getirmek, uğrayıp almak
She collects Anna from school at three o'clock.
MONEY [ I, T ]

B2 to ask people to give you money for something, for example a charity (= organization that helps people)

yardım toplamak
I'm collecting on behalf of the RedCross.
RECEIVE [ T ]

to receive money that you are owed

toplamak, alacağını tahsil etmek
You can begin to collect a pension at age 62.
COME TOGETHER [ I ]

to come together in a single place

toplanmak, bir araya gelmek
Journalists collected outside the palace.
collect yourself/your thoughts

to get control over your feelings and thoughts

kendini/kafasını toplamak

(Translation of “collect verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)