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'collect' - used as an adjective
Synonyms for 'collect'
1. payable by the recipient on delivery
a collect call
the letter came collect

'collect' - used as a adverb
2. make a telephone call or mail a package so that the recipient pays
call collect
send a package collect

'collect' - used as a noun
3. a short prayer generally preceding the lesson in the Church of Rome or the Church of England

'collect' - used as a verb
4. get or gather together
5. call for and obtain payment of
we collected over a million dollars in outstanding debts
he collected the rent
6. assemble or get together
7. get or bring together
8. gather or collect

derived forms
1. Collect / Plural
collects
2. Collect / Past
collected
3. Collect / Third Person
collects
4. Collect / Present Participle
collecting
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