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 the mix are a palm collector’s tropical paradise, a sprawling view estate with reflecting pools and rose gardens, an Asian garden home to a 30-year-old Japanese maple and the succulent-rich, 2-acre home garden of a renowned ceramist.
Each collector item produced by Richard Segovia fetches between $10 and $15 — a huge markup from the pennies that bolivars retrieve on Venezuela’s black market.
Russell was part of a fight to prevent a collector’s cache of objects from the camps from being auctioned off in 2015.
Nakesha drifted over the next decade, moving among family members and friends and holding odd jobs, working as a sales clerk at Victoria’s Secret and as a bridge toll collector.
So long as a collector uses the proceeds of the sale of one work to purchase another within 180 days, the tax obligation can be perpetually kicked down the road.
The septet was recently featured as cover models of this magazine, and promptly sold out a special collector’s boxed edition.
Team owner Rick Hendrick, a car collector, has challenged Bowman, part of his team’s youth movement, to a drag race in their respective street Corvettes.
This isn’t the first time Jones has sold an Elvis collector’s item on eBay.
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First Known Use of collector
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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