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col·lect·ed

 (kə-lĕk′tĭd)
adj.
1. Brought or placed together from various sources: the collected poems of W.H. Auden.
2. Self-possessed; composed: The paramedics remained collected during the emergency. See Synonyms at cool.

col·lect′ed·ly adv.
col·lect′ed·ness n.

collected

(kəˈlɛktɪd)
adj
1. in full control of one's faculties; composed
2. assembled in totality or brought together into one volume or a set of volumes: the collected works of Dickens.
3. (Horse Training, Riding & Manège) (of a horse or a horse's pace) controlled so that movement is in short restricted steps: a collected canter.
colˈlectedly adv
colˈlectedness n

col•lect•ed

(kəˈlɛk tɪd)

adj.
1. having control of one's faculties; self-possessed.
2. brought together, as miscellaneous works.
[1600–10]
col•lect′ed•ly, adv.
col•lect′ed•ness, n.
syn: See calm.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.collected - brought together in one place; "the collected works of Milton"; "the gathered folds of the skirt"
uncollected, ungathered - not brought together in one place; "uncollected garbage in the streets"
2.collected - 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"
composed - serenely self-possessed and free from agitation especially in times of stress; "the performer seemed completely composed as she stepped onto the stage"; "I felt calm and more composed than I had in a long time"

collected

adjective calm, together (slang), cool, confident, composed, poised, serene, sedate, self-controlled, unfazed (informal), unperturbed, unruffled, self-possessed, keeping your cool, unperturbable, as cool as a cucumber Police say she was cool and collected during her interrogation.
troubled, emotional, nervous, distressed, shaky, agitated, ruffled, irritable, perturbed, excitable, unsteady, twitchy (informal), antsy (informal)

collected

adjective
Translations
مَجموع، مَجْموعَههادئ، رابِطُ الجَأْش، رَزين
sebranývyrovnaný
fattet
összegyűjtött
rólegur, í jafnvægisamansafnaîur
zobraný
aklı başındaderlenmişsakintoplanmış

collected

[kəˈlektɪd] ADJ
1. (= cool) → sosegado, tranquilo
2. (= compiled) the collected works of Shakespearelas obras completas de Shakespeare

collected

[kəˈlɛktɪd] adj (= calm) [person] → calmecollected works nplœuvres fpl complètes

collected

adj
the collected works of Oscar WildeOscar Wildes gesammelte Werke
(= calm)ruhig, gelassen

collected

[kəˈlɛktɪd] adj
a. (works, poems) → raccolto/a
the collected works of Shakespeare → l'opera completa di Shakespeare
b. (frm) (person, composed) → padrone/a di sé

collect

(kəˈlekt) verb
1. to bring or come together; to gather. People are collecting in front of the house; I collect stamps; I'm collecting (money) for cancer research; He's trying to collect his thoughts.
2. to call for and take away. She collects the children from school each day.
colˈlected adjective
1. gathered together in one book etc. the collected poems of Robert Burns.
2. composed; cool. She appeared quite calm and collected.
colˈlection (-ʃən) noun
1. (an) act of collecting. Your letter won't get to London tomorrow – you've missed the last collection (= of mail from a postbox) for today.
2. a set of objects etc collected. a stamp collection.
colˈlective (-tiv) adjective
1. of a number of people etc combined into one group. This success was the result of a collective effort.
2. of a noun, taking a singular verb but standing for many things taken as a whole. `Cattle' is a collective noun.
noun
a farm or organization run by a group of workers for the good of all of them.
colˈlectively adverb
They were collectively responsible for the man's death.
colˈlector noun
a person who collects, as a job or as a hobby. a ticket-collector / stamp-collector.
References in classic literature ?
She will be back soon, I think, so fry your cakes, and have everything ready," said Meg, looking over the presents which were collected in a basket and kept under the sofa, ready to be produced at the proper time.
He collected bills, booked orders, and did other things.
He'd collected her wages all those first years she worked out, and it was but right.
The ordinary stiff dining chairs had been discarded for the occasion and replaced by the most commodious and luxurious which could be collected throughout the house.
Silently, and without a moment's delay, they permitted him to assist them from their saddles, and when they descended quickly to the water's edge, where the scout had collected the rest of the party, more by the agency of expressive gestures than by any use of words.
I soon began this work, having collected a number of enterprising men, well armed.
It came dangerously, for one night the river, leaping the feeble barrier of Devil's Ford, swept away houses and banks, scattered with unconscious irony the laboriously collected heaps of gravel left for hydraulic machinery, and spread out a vast and silent lake across the submerged flat.
In order to become majestic, it should be viewed from some vantage point, as it rolls its slow and long array through the centre of a wide plain, or the stateliest public square of a city; for then, by its remoteness, it melts all the petty personalities, of which it is made up, into one broad mass of existence,--one great life,--one collected body of mankind, with a vast, homogeneous spirit animating it.
Knots of gazers and gossips were collected in the churchyard, at the bridge, and at the spot where the hat and pumpkin had been found.
Here be it said, that like the vessels of military marines, the ships of the American Whale Fleet have each a private signal; all which signals being collected in a book with the names of the respective vessels attached, every captain is provided with it.
Then there was a black bonnet which had to be adjusted carefully, and an umbrella which was mislaid, and a bag full of necessaries which had to be collected from here and there--the man being nearly crazy with anxiety in the meantime.
Bird hastily deposited the various articles she had collected in a small plain trunk, and locking it, desired her husband to see it in the carriage, and then proceeded to call the woman.