re·​col·​lect·​ed | \ ˌrē-kə-ˈlek-təd How to pronounce recollected (audio) \

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are you recollected enough to talk about your close call?
Recent Examples on the Web The substance of such recollected moments here isn’t all that different from the thumbnail making-of-a-champion profiles that regularly punctuate Olympics broadcasts. Ben Brantley, New York Times, "Review: In ‘The Last Match,’ Tennis Is Not Only a Game," 24 Oct. 2017

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First Known Use of recollected

1595, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of recollected was in 1595

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“Recollected.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Feb. 2020.

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