collectible


1col·lect·ible

adjective \kə-ˈlek-tə-bəl\

: good for a collection : considered valuable by collectors

Full Definition of COLLECTIBLE

1
:  suitable for being collected
2
:  due for present payment :  payable
col·lect·ibil·i·ty or col·lect·abil·i·ty \kə-ˌlek-tə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

Variants of COLLECTIBLE

col·lect·ible or col·lect·able \kə-ˈlek-tə-bəl\

Examples of COLLECTIBLE

  1. The shop sells antiques and various collectible items.

First Known Use of COLLECTIBLE

1660

2collectible

noun

: something that is considered valuable by collectors and usually kept as part of a group of similar things : a collectible thing

Full Definition of COLLECTIBLE

:  an object that is collected by fanciers; especially :  one other than such traditionally collectible items as art, stamps, coins, and antiques

Variants of COLLECTIBLE

collectible or collectable

Examples of COLLECTIBLE

  1. She displays her collectibles in a glass case.

First Known Use of COLLECTIBLE

1953

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: collecting cell
Previous Word in the Dictionary: collect for the day
All Words Near: collectible

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up collectible? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).