Synonyms for collectˈkɒl ɛkt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. collect(adj)

    a short prayer generally preceding the lesson in the Church of Rome or the Church of England

    Antonyms:
    undue

  2. collect, cod(verb)

    payable by the recipient on delivery

    Synonyms:
    cod, collect

    Antonyms:
    undue

  3. roll up, collect, accumulate, pile up, amass, compile, hoard(verb)

    get or gather together

    Synonyms:
    heap up, call for, furl, lay away, hoard, stash, cache, amass, gather up, bundle up, wrap up, hive up, squirrel away, compose, roll up, take in, pull in, gather, roll, pick up, conglomerate, pile up, bundle, stack up, collect, pull together, accumulate, compile, cumulate, garner

    Antonyms:
    undue

  4. collect, take in(verb)

    call for and obtain payment of

    Synonyms:
    earn, pile up, take in, put one over, gather in, suck up, pull in, invite, befool, gather, slang, imbibe, amass, gain, put on, view, roll up, put one across, take, have, suck, adopt, make, garner, see, receive, accumulate, gather up, ingest, realise, compile, soak up, sop up, watch, hoard, pull together, clear, gull, take up, call for, cod, pick up, fool, draw, bring in, overhear, catch, assimilate, absorb, dupe, realize, consume, collect, suck in

    Antonyms:
    undue

  5. gather, garner, collect, pull together(verb)

    assemble or get together

    Synonyms:
    hoard, assemble, call for, garner, gain, amass, pucker, gather up, meet, conglomerate, accumulate, roll up, take in, pull in, gather, pick up, foregather, pile up, tuck, collect, pull together, get together, compile, cumulate, earn, forgather

    Antonyms:
    undue

  6. collect, pull in(verb)

    get or bring together

    Synonyms:
    call for, garner, realize, realise, hoard, amass, gather up, clear, draw, collect, roll up, take in, pull in, gather, pull, gain, pile up, move in, pick up, get in, pull together, accumulate, compile, bring in, attract, make, earn, draw in

    Antonyms:
    undue

  7. collect, pick up, gather up, call for(adverb)

    gather or collect

    Synonyms:
    gain vigor, cop, pile up, take in, peck, call for, pull in, take, invite, gather, nail, need, amass, lift up, perk up, necessitate, arrest, roll up, get word, quest, nab, percolate, demand, garner, see, receive, accumulate, gather up, postulate, request, compile, require, hoard, pull together, collar, turn around, apprehend, get a line, ask, uplift, involve, find out, intoxicate, pick up, bespeak, elate, catch, learn, get wind, perk, collect, discover, hear

    Antonyms:
    undue

  8. collect(adverb)

    make a telephone call or mail a package so that the recipient pays

    Antonyms:
    undue

English Synonyms and Antonyms, by James Champlin Fernald

  1. collect

    To amass is to bring together materials that make a mass, a great bulk or quantity. With some occasional exceptions, accumulate is applied to the more gradual, amass to the more rapid gathering of money or materials, amass referring to the general result or bulk, accumulate to the particular process or rate of gain. We say interest is accumulated (or accumulates) rather than is amassed; he accumulated a fortune in the course of years; he rapidly amassed a fortune by shrewd speculations. Goods or money for immediate distribution are said to be collected rather than amassed. They may be stored up for a longer or shorter time; but to hoard is always with a view of permanent retention, generally selfish. Aggregate is now most commonly used of numbers and amounts; as, the expenses will aggregate a round million.

    Synonyms:
    accumulate, aggregate, amass, gather, heap up, hoard, hoard up, pile up, store up

    Antonyms:
    disperse, dissipate, divide, parcel, portion, scatter, spend, squander, waste

    Preposition:
    Amass for oneself; for a purpose; from a distance; with great labor; by industry.

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