collect up

Definition of collect up


  1. :  to gather (things) together I collected up the dishes and brought them to the kitchen. The children collected their toys up and put them away.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a short prayer comprising an invocation, petition, and conclusion

    :  one preceding the eucharistic Epistle and varying with the day

    :  collection

  1. :  to bring together into one body or place

    :  to gather or exact from a number of persons or sources

    :  to gather an accumulation of (objects) especially as a hobby

  1. :  to be paid for by the receiver

  1. :  in or into a higher position or level

    :  away from the center of the earth

    :  from beneath the ground or water to the surface

  1. :  risen above the horizon

    :  standing

    :  being out of bed

  1. : used as a function word to indicate motion to or toward or situation at a higher point of

    :  up into or in the

    :  in a direction regarded as being toward or near the upper end or part of

  1. :  one in a high or advantageous position

    :  an upward slope

    :  a period or state of prosperity or success

  1. :  to rise from a lying or sitting position

    :  to move upward :  ascend

    : used with and and another verb to indicate that the action of the following verb was either surprisingly or abruptly initiated

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