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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 1
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English - Etymology 1

From Middle English _collecten_, from Old French _collecter_, from Medieval Latin _collectare_ (“to collect money”), from Latin _collecta_ (“a collection of money, in Late Latin a meeting, assemblage, in Medieval Latin a tax, also an assembly for prayer, a prayer”), feminine of _collectus_, past participle of _colligere_, _conligere_ (“to gather together, collect, consider, conclude, infer”), from _com-_ (“together”) + _legere_ (“to gather”). PRONUNCIATION * IPA(key): /kəˈlɛkt/ * Rhymes: -ɛkt VERB COLLECT (_third-person singular simple present_ COLLECTS, _present participle_ COLLECTING, _simple past and past participle_ COLLECTED) * (transitive) To gather together; amass. _Suzanne COLLECTED all the papers she had laid out._ * (transitive) 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._ * (transitive) To accumulate a number of similar or related (objects), particularly for a hobby or recreation. _John Henry COLLECTS stamps._ * (transitive, now rare) To form a conclusion; to deduce, infer. (Compare _gather_, _get_.) * 1992, Hilary Mantel, _A Place of Greater Safety_, Harper Perennial 2007, p. 292-3: the riot is so great that it is very difficult to COLLECT what is being said. * John Locke […] which sequence, I conceive, is very ill COLLECTED. * (intransitive, often with _on_ or _against_) To collect payments. _He had a lot of trouble COLLECTING on that bet he made._ * (intransitive) To come together in a group or mass. _The rain COLLECTED in puddles._ * (intransitive) To collect objects as a hobby. _I don't think he COLLECTS as much as hoards._ * (transitive) To infer; to conclude. * South Whence some COLLECT that the former word imports a plurality of persons. TRANSLATIONS ADJECTIVE COLLECT (_not comparable_) * 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._ TRANSLATIONS ADVERB COLLECT (_not comparable_) * With payment due from the recipient. _I had to call COLLECT._ DERIVED TERMS

From Middle English collecten, from Old French collecter, from Medieval Latin collectare (to collect money), from Latin collecta (a collection of money, in Late Latin a meeting, assemblage, in Medieval Latin a tax, also an assembly for prayer, a prayer), feminine of collectus, past participle of colligere, conligere (to gather together, collect, consider, conclude, infer), from com- (together) + legere (to gather).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /kəˈlɛkt/
  • Rhymes: -ɛkt

Verb

collect (third-person singular simple present collects, present participle collecting, simple past and past participle collected)

  1. (transitive) To gather together; amass.
    Suzanne collected all the papers she had laid out.
  2. (transitive) 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. (transitive) To accumulate a number of similar or related (objects), particularly for a hobby or recreation.
    John Henry collects stamps.
  4. (transitive, now rare) To form a conclusion; to deduce, infer. (Compare gather, get.)
  5. (intransitive, often with on or against) To collect payments.
    He had a lot of trouble collecting on that bet he made.
  6. (intransitive) To come together in a group or mass.
    The rain collected in puddles.
  7. (intransitive) To collect objects as a hobby.
    I don't think he collects as much as hoards.
  8. (transitive) To infer; to conclude.
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Adjective

collect (not comparable)

  1. 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.
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Adverb

collect (not comparable)

  1. With payment due from the recipient.
    I had to call collect.

Derived terms

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 2
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English - Etymology 2

Wikipedia From Latin _ōrātiō ad collectam_ (“prayer towards the congregation”). PRONUNCIATION * (General American) IPA(key): /ˈkɑlɪkt/, /ˈkɑlɛkt/ * (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈkɒlɪkt/ NOUN COLLECT (_plural_ COLLECTS) (sometimes capitalized) * (Christianity) The prayer said before the reading of the epistle lesson, especially one found in a prayerbook, as with the Book of Common Prayer. _He used the day's COLLECT as the basis of his sermon._ TRANSLATIONS

Wikipedia

From Latin ōrātiō ad collectam (prayer towards the congregation).

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Noun

collect (plural collects) (sometimes capitalized)

  1. (Christianity) The prayer said before the reading of the epistle lesson, especially one found in a prayerbook, as with the Book of Common Prayer.
    He used the day's collect as the basis of his sermon.
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English - External Links

* collect in _Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary_, G. & C. Merriam, 1913 * collect in _The Century Dictionary_, The Century Co., New York, 1911 * collect at _OneLook Dictionary Search_


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