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
Priz's friend, Richard Benck, is a collector of antique tractors.
In 1976, Baron Hans-Heinrich Thyssen-Bornemisza, scion of Germany's Thyssen steel empire and one of the 20th century's most prominent art collectors, acquired it from New York gallery owner Stephen Hahn for $275,000.
Back in December 2010, the extremely Christian company spent $1.6 million on the goods — founder David Green is an avid collector of Biblical-era artifacts, most of which are meant to be stored in D.C.’s upcoming Museum of the Bible.
These shirts and dresses aren't pieces of art meant to be hung in a gallery, or, in special circumstances, purchased by a collector.
In 1949, the estate bought the statue from an art collector in Baltimore for $22,500 and brought it to Louisville.
In fact, Wu is also the founder of Sneaker News, and Sneaker Con, the event for collectors and sneakerheads.
The new collector's items correspond to the Hogwarts houses (a.k.a.
Not at auction to collectors, but at Aldi grocery stores.
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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
Definition of collector for Students
1 : a person or thing that collects stamp collector
2 : a person whose business it is to collect money a bill collector
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