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Definition of Collect


  1. To gather into one body or place; to assemble or bring together; to obtain by gathering.
  2. To demand and obtain payment of, as an account, or other indebtedness; as, to collect taxes.
  3. To infer from observed facts; to conclude from premises.
  4. To assemble together; as, the people collected in a crowd; to accumulate; as, snow collects in banks.
  5. To infer; to conclude.
  6. A short, comprehensive prayer, adapted to a particular day, occasion, or condition, and forming part of a liturgy.
More "Collect" Quotations

Collect Translations

collect in Afrikaans is versamel, bymekaarbring
collect in Danish is samle
collect in Dutch is inzamelen, innen, collecteren
collect in French is recueillir, recuellir, recueillez, encaisser
collect in German is zusammenfassen, zusammenfassen, sammeln
collect in Italian is incassare, raccogliere, ritirare
collect in Latin is compello, lego
collect in Portuguese is colete, colher
collect in Spanish is cobrar, coleccionar, cobrar
collect in Swedish is indriva, inkassera, samla, samla, ansamla, insamla