Definitions and translations for "collect"

Definition of collect

Pronunciation
Verb
1. To gather together; amass.
Suzanne collected all the papers she had laid out.
2. To get; particularly, get from someone.
A bank collects a monthly payment on a client's new car loan.   A mortgage company collects a monthly payment on a house.
3. To accumulate a number of similar or related (objects), particularly for a hobby or recreation.
John Henry collects stamps.
4. To form a conclusion; to deduce, infer. (Compare gather, get.)
5. To collect payments.
He had a lot of trouble collecting on that bet he made.
6. To come together in a group or mass.
The rain collected in puddles.
7. To collect objects as a hobby.
I don't think he collects as much as hoards.
8. To infer; to conclude.
Adjective
9. To be paid for by the recipient, as a telephone call or a shipment.
It was to be a collect delivery, but no-one was available to pay.
Adverb
10. With payment due from the recipient.
I had to call collect.
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English - English - collect

Pronunciation
n. short prayer
v. gather; take payments (of money); assemble
adj. having the receiver pay the charges (for a phone call)

English - Spanish - collect

Pronunciation
s. colecta, recaudación, recolección
v. recolectar, acopiar, acumular, aglomerar, amontazgar, coleccionar, recoger, recopilar; recabar; cobrar, allegar, recaudar, recobrar; congregar
adj. cobro revertido

English - French - collect

Pronunciation
n. brève prière
v. aller chercher; quêter; faire une collecte; se rassembler
adj. P.C..V

English - German - collect

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n. Kollekte; Altargebet
v. zusammenfassen; versammeln; sammeln
adj. ansammelnd, anziehend

English - Indonesian - collect

Pronunciation
n. doa pendek
v. mengumpulkan, menghimpunkan, menampung, membendel, berkumpul, terkumpul, berkerumun, berkelompok, memungut, menarik, menagih, mengambil, mengangkat

English - Italian - collect

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s. (Lit) colletta
v. adunare, radunare, mettere insieme, raccogliere; accumulare, ammucchiare; fare raccolta di, collezionare; riscuotere, incassare; (fig) riprendere il controllo di; andare a prendere
agg. (am) a carico del destinatario

English - Polish - collect

Pronunciation
n. kolekta
v. gromadzić, zgromadzić, nagromadzić, naskładać, skupiać, zbierać, uzbierać, pozbierać, odbierać, akumulować, pobierać, kolekcjonować, skolekcjonować, ściągać, naściągać, fasować, zafasować, podjąć, inkasować, zainkasować, kwestować, zwołać, wnioskować, gnieździć się, zgromadzać, nagromadzać
v. skupić, zebrać, odebrać, pobrać, ściągnąć, podejmować, zwoływać

English - Portuguese - collect

Pronunciation
s. prece curta, pequena oração
v. recolher; juntar; colecionar
adj. telefonema a pagar

English - Romanian - collect

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v. strânge, aduna, colecta, colecţiona, face colecţie de, face o colectă de, încasa, culege, aduce, achiziţiona, înjgheba, deduce, capta, percepe impozite, ridica, aduna: se aduna, strânge: se strânge, minte: îşi aduna minţile

English - Russian - collect

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с. краткая молитва
г. собирать, собираться, скопляться; коллекционировать, востребовать, инкассировать; получать, взимать; сосредоточиваться, овладевать собой; делать вывод, заключать
прил. с оплатой получателем

English - Turkish - collect

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f. bir araya getirmek, biriktirmek, toplamak, toparlamak, toplanmak, birikmek; koleksiyon yapmak; derlemek; uğrayıp almak, almak; tahsil etmek
i. ayinlerde okunan kısa dua
s. ödemeli

English - Ukrainian - collect

Pronunciation
n. молитва: коротка молитва
v. скупчуватися, колекціонувати, заволодівати, зосереджуватися, збирати, визбирати, згромаджувати, комплектувати

English - Dutch - collect

Pronunciation
zn. een kort gebed
ww. collecteren; verzamelen; ophalen, afhalen
bn. telefoongesprek waarbij degene naar wie wordt getelefoneerd het gesprek betaalt

English - Greek - collect

Pronunciation
ουσ. προσευχή
ρήμ. περιμαζεύω, εισπράττω, κάνω έρανο, περισυλλέγω, παίρνω, συγκεντρώνομαι, συγκεντρώνω, συλλέγω, συμμαζεύω, μαζεύω

English - Arabic - collect

Pronunciation
‏جمع، جبى، إستعاد السيطرة، تجمع، تراكم، جمع الكتب أو الطوابع، قبض مالا، تدفع أجرته من قبل، لم، رب‏
‏محولة أجرته على المستلم‏

English - Chinese - collect

Pronunciation
(名) 短祷告
(动) 收集, 采集; 领取; 使集合; 接走; 聚集, 堆积; 收款, 收帐
(形) 受话人付费的

English - Chinese - collect

Pronunciation
(名) 短禱告
(動) 收集, 採集; 領取; 使集合; 接走; 聚集, 堆積; 收款, 收帳
(形) 受話人付費的

English - Hindi - collect

Pronunciation
n. संक्षिप्त प्रार्थना
v. संग्रह करना, इकट्‌ठा करना, इकट्‌ठा होना, जमा करना, जमा होना, चयन करना, वसूल करना

English - Japanese - collect

Pronunciation
(形) 料金受信人払いの(電話に対して), コレクトコールの
(動) 集まる; 徴集する(お金を); 集める
(名) 集祷文

English - Korean - collect

Pronunciation
명. 본기도
동. 모으다; 징수하다; 모이다
형. 수신인이 요금을 내는 (전화에서)

English - Vietnamese - collect

Pronunciation
n. lời nguyền, hiệp nguyện, nhóm lại
v. hội hợp, thu góp, gom góp, tom góp, góp nhặt, sưu tầm
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Synonyms for collect
1. accumulate: pick, compile, pile, raise, amass, aggregate
2. gather: meet, convoke, muster, assemble, flock, convene, troop
3. harvest: raise, secure, reap, glean, obtain, solicit
4. settle: negotiate, receive, handle, manage, dun, bill
Verb forms for collect
Present participle: collecting
Present: collect (3.person: collects)
Past: collected
Future: will collect
Present conditional: would collect
Present Perfect: have collected (3.person: has collected)
Past Perfect: had collected
Future Perfect: will have collected
Past conditional: would have collected