Definition of collected
1 : gathered together the collected works of Scott
2 : possessed of calmness and composure often through concentrated effort
3 of a horse's gait : performed slowly and restrainedly with the animal's center of gravity toward the hindquarters — compare extended
Examples of collected in a sentence
the collected works of Shakespeare
She seemed completely cool, calm, and collected during her speech.
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COLLECTED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of collected for English Language Learners
: brought together in a group
: calm and in control of your emotions
COLLECTED Defined for Kids
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