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Definitions of collection

  1.   several things grouped together or considered as a whole
  2.   Act of collecting; that which is collected; assemblage.
  3.   The act of inferring or concluding from premises or observed facts; also, that which is inferred.
  4.   The act or process of collecting or of gathering; as, the collection of specimens.
  5.   An accumulation of any substance.
  6.   the act of gathering something together
  7.   A gathering or assemblage of objects or of persons.
  8.   A gathering of money for charitable or other purposes, as by passing a contribution box for freewill offerings.
  9.   Act of collecting: that which is collected: an assemblage: a heap or mass: a book of selections.
  10.   The act of gathering; an assemblage or crowd; a contribution; a sum gathered for a charitable purpose; a book of extracts; a selection of works in painting or sculpture not large enough to form a gallery; a selection of prints without regard to number.
  11.   The act of collecting; that which is collected; an assemblage; a mass; a heap; a sum collected for a religions or charitable purposo; a gathering, as of matter in an abscess; deduction; inference.
  12.   a publication containing a variety of works
  13.   That which is obtained in payment of demands.
  14.   A collecting; persons or things collected; an accumulation.
  15.   request for a sum of money; " an appeal to raise money for starving children"
  16.   That which is collected
  17.   The act of gathering together; a mass; a crowd; an assemblage of works of art, or natural objects; a contribution to a special object.
  18.   The jurisdiction of a collector of excise.

Quotes of collection

  1. There are rhythmic ideas which sometimes only work up to a point. In writing there are moments when it just comes off the page, it's not just a collection of notes. – Harrison Birtwistle
  2. Actually I consider myself a superficially normal looking person who has a vast collection of bizarre silly porn hidden in his basement, as all normal looking people do, and I'm keeping it hidden from everyone in the world except those few people with access to the Internet. – Chris A. Bridges
  3. After all manner of professors have done their best for us, the place we are to get knowledge is in books. The true university of these days is a collection of books. – Albert Camus
  4. I consider a CD or a comedy collection as a record of what I've been doing, and I try to wrap it up and start new material. – Kate Clinton
  5. A pretty little collection of weaknesses and a terror of spiders are our indispensable stock -in -trade with the men. – Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
  6. The art galleries of Paris contain the finest collection of frames I ever saw. – Humphry Davy
  7. No collection of people who are all waiting for the same thing are capable of holding a natural conversation. Even if the thing they are waiting for is only a taxi. – Ben Elton
  8. I've got a collection of songs that I've had, I keep adding to and they're all great American composers. I wanted to showcase American composers and I've done that on a lot of my records and played things by American composers that I really respect. – Charlie Haden
  9. I've stolen a couple of hearts and they are in my private collection – Salma Hayek
  10. I've got a great collection of photography. – Elton John
  11. There's this notion that allows people to create their own collection of songs, so it rewrites what a song is. They may only want 10 seconds of something, or they may only want this particular song, or they want this group of songs. It becomes much more user -controlled. – Michael Nesmith
  12. So now I have a collection of poetry by Aaron Neville and I give it to people I want to share it with. I'd like to publish it someday. – Aaron Neville
  13. Science is built up of facts, as a house is with stones. But a collection of facts is no more a science than a heap of stones is a house. – Henri Poincare
  14. If atheism is to be used to express the state of mind in which God is identified with the unknowable, and theology is pronounced to be a collection of meaningless words about unintelligible chimeras, then I have no doubt, and I think few people doubt. – Leslie Stephen
  15. Almost any biographer, if he respects facts, can give us much more than another fact to add to our collection He can give us the creative fact; the fertile fact; the fact that suggests and engenders. – Virginia Woolf

Usage examples for collection

  1. And I've a little collection that might intewest you...." ” – Secret Bread by F. Tennyson Jesse
  2. Never put in the collection box less than ten per cent. ” – The Cynic's Rules of Conduct by Chester Field Jr.
  3. But you have a noble collection what a joy a rose- garden is! ” – Fernley House by Laura E. Richards
  4. There is no difficulty about that in itself; the difficulty comes in in the method to be employed in its collection – West African studies by Mary Henrietta Kingsley
  5. Every bit of steel in that collection has been used by you in your trade. ” – The Strange Adventures of Mr. Middleton by Wardon Allan Curtis
  6. “ Nelatha's prayers were suddenly cut short, and a collection of gasps was heard from the watching crowd. ” – Si'Wren of the Patriarchs by Roland Cheney
  7. But when he reached his desk he found his secretary hard at work upon the collection of material for the play as if nothing had happened. ” – Poor Relations by Compton Mackenzie
  8. He had a most interesting collection – The Gloved Hand by Burton E. Stevenson
  9. You were beginning the collection for it when I went away! ” – The Clever Woman of the Family by Charlotte M. Yonge
  10. His most famous work is " The Christian Year," a collection of sacred poems. ” – McGuffey's Fifth Eclectic Reader by William Holmes McGuffey
  11. When Monsieur Turlutu made a collection he always behaved with the most delicate tact as he drew near me, and looked in the opposite direction when I put a small coin in his little three- cornered hat. ” – The Prose Writings of Heinrich Heine by Heinrich Heine
  12. Ay, ay- I know- You have a choice collection of words. ” – Anna St. Ives by Thomas Holcroft
  13. “ To the extent that this is true, our conclusion that out of town collection items do not affect New York clearings must be modified, and it becomes a matter of importance whether these items are large or small. ” – The Value of Money by Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  14. But later I took him out of the collection – Last Words by Stephen Crane
  15. “ I will have my bank send it direct for collection with instructions to wire immediately if paid. ” – In Her Own Right by John Reed Scott
  16. The stock in trade of such a house is usually a collection of photographs of the girls who are " on call." ” – Commercialized Prostitution in New York City by George Jackson Kneeland
  17. The gentleman has himself pronounced the collection of duties, under existing laws, to be nothing but robbery. ” – Select Speeches of Daniel Webster by Daniel Webster
  18. “ A large collection of ancient plate is also kept here. ” – Our Young Folks at Home and Abroad by Various
  19. It was formerly in the Borghese collection – The Lure of the Camera by Charles S. Olcott
  20. It had Vaughan's collection in it, all bound together. ” – The Gloved Hand by Burton E. Stevenson

Idioms for collection