Synonyms of collecting


1. collection, collecting, assembling, aggregation, grouping

usage: the act of gathering something together


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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