Examples of collector in a Sentence
He is an avid stamp collector.
The painting was purchased by a private collector.
The trash collectors came early today.
Recent Examples of collector from the Web
In January 2017, at the end of the Obama Administration, the CFPB sued Navient, the largest U.S. student-loan collector.
The CloudFisher was described by the WaterFoundation as the first maintance-free fog collector that can withstand wind speeds of up 75 miles per hour with flexible troughs following the movement of the net in the wind.
For the second time in twelve years, one of the artist’s works has suffered damage under the ownership of the billionaire collector.
Under terms of the deal, taxpayers would pay BitPay in the currency through the tax collector’s website, then BitPay would compensate Greenberg’s office in cash.
At the center of the show is a large glass case displaying 10 Japanese kimonos, recent gifts of collector Erik Jacobsen, each decorated with images ingeniously incorporating military and nationalistic themes.
In 1922, the premier American collector of modern painting, Albert Barnes, visited Soutine’s dealer.
To put an end to the litigation, a federal judge in December directed the Education Department to complete its selection of loan collectors for the new contract.
Because of the volume being sold, treasures can be found at auction, but the prudent collector should bring a dose of skepticism to the proceedings.
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COLLECTOR Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of collector for English Language Learners
: a person who collects certain things as a hobby
: a person whose job is to collect something (such as trash or money)
COLLECTOR Defined for Kids
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