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
For three and a half years, Fresh Roasted has hosted a monthly battle for hip-hop producers: typically two record collectors bring LPs, which three beat makers use to make new tracks.
Dahl, who plans to be hanging out at the sale, recently answered a few questions about what curious collectors might find there.
Other collectors include actor Malcolm McDowell and television producer Greg Hart.
Photographer: Kostas Tsironis/Bloomberg Used-goods collectors rest under umbrellas during a rainstorm in Shenzhen, China.
In the past, collectors would sometimes pierce the fishes’ swim bladders to relieve the pressure, an invasive and risky procedure.
Turquoise jewelry collectors will be pleased with the Native American finds at Silver Eagle.
Now, Khalil and Damak are building a pilot version of their fog collector that will be installed near MIT’s Central Utility Plant by the end of the year.
This collector’s volume continues a regal Vanity Fair tradition that goes back decades: unparalleled coverage of world royalty, especially the House of Windsor.
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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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