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Usage examples for collected

  1. " It is only by remaining collected ... – Selections from the Prose Works of Matthew Arnold by Matthew Arnold
  2. He collected the papers and placed them carefully inside a shabby purse. – The Vultures by Henry Seton Merriman
  3. But the Christian writings were not then all written, and were not collected into what we call the New Testament. – Orthodoxy: Its Truths And Errors by James Freeman Clarke
  4. But before he had collected his thoughts sufficiently his companion was speaking again, in a wholly different manner. – Lady Rose's Daughter by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  5. These cases were collected at first hand by the author and a friend of the author, Mr. James Ward, both of whom mingled among the men in the disguise of working men. – The Social Work of the Salvation Army by Edwin Gifford Lamb
  6. Now, he collected himself again and took the party in his hands, as he had had it before. – Nan Sherwood on the Mexican Border by Annie Roe Carr
  7. I have collected a number of fine books. – The Great Book-Collectors by Charles Isaac Elton and Mary Augusta Elton
  8. Goddard promptly joined in the singing with others in the crowd which had collected. – The Lost Despatch by Natalie Sumner Lincoln
  9. So, when we had collected sufficient cream, we tried again, and this time with great success. – Our Farm of Four Acres and the Money we Made by it by Miss Coulton
  10. They ran eagerly from their villages, and collected from every quarter, evidently bent upon a fight with my little party. – Ismailia by Samuel W. Baker
  11. All the spent arrows were carefully collected and made use of against the enemy, at whom we shot whenever opportunity offered. – Queen Sheba's Ring by H. Rider Haggard
  12. Quite soon a little crowd had collected. – The Enchanted Castle by E. Nesbit
  13. Mr. Hastings's opinion on this point may be collected from what he did, but by no means from what he said, on the occasion. – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. VIII. (of 12) by Edmund Burke
  14. " Excuse me one moment, Sir James," murmured Woodville, and he collected some papers and vanished. – The Twelfth Hour by Ada Leverson
  15. La Motte could not look upon the Advocate's face without weeping, but the others were more collected. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  16. And took me for a drive,- it seems he had just collected his salary,- and he came again, and we went to the park, and he came again. – Sunny Slopes by Ethel Hueston
  17. But she wondered why she should feel so cool and collected, when she should be confused and blushing. – The Bishop and the Boogerman by Joel Chandler Harris
  18. When we returned from the hill, we found a number of them collected round our boat. – A Voyage Towards the South Pole and Round the World, Volume 1 by James Cook
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