- 1. roll up, collect, accumulate, pile up, amass, compile, hoard, store, hive away, lay in, put in, salt away, stack away, stash away
- usage: get or gather together; "I am accumulating evidence for the man's unfaithfulness to his wife"; "She is amassing a lot of data for her thesis"; "She rolled up a small fortune"
- 2. collect, take in, take
- usage: call for and obtain payment of; "we collected over a million dollars in outstanding debts"; "he collected the rent"
- 3. gather, garner, collect, pull together
- usage: assemble or get together; "gather some stones"; "pull your thoughts together"
- 4. collect, pull in, roll up, collect, accumulate, pile up, amass, compile, hoard
- usage: get or bring together; "accumulate evidence"
- 5. collect, pick up, gather up, call for, get, acquire
- usage: gather or collect; "You can get the results on Monday"; "She picked up the children at the day care center"; "They pick up our trash twice a week"
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- 1. collected (vs. uncollected), gathered (vs. ungathered)
- usage: brought together in one place; "the collected works of Milton"; "the gathered folds of the skirt"
- 2. collected, equanimous, poised, self-collected, self-contained, self-possessed, composed (vs. discomposed)
- usage: in full control of your faculties; "the witness remained collected throughout the cross-examination"; "perfectly poised and sure of himself"; "more self-contained and more dependable than many of the early frontiersmen"; "strong and self-possessed in the face of trouble"
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