re-collect

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

re–collect

verb

Definition of RE-COLLECT

1
to gain emotional or mental control of <she had to calm down and re-collect herself after being told she had won the lottery>
Related Words hold back, restrain; rally, recover; lull, quiet, soothe, still, tranquilize (also tranquillize)
2
to get again in one's possession <I struggled to re-collect the papers the wind had torn from my hands>
Near Antonyms lose, mislay, misplace

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