Meaning of COLLECTOR in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ kəlektə(r) ]

( collectors)


A collector is a person who collects things of a particular type as a hobby.

...a stamp-collector.

...a respected collector of Indian art...

N-COUNT : oft n N , N of n


You can use collector to refer to someone whose job is to take something such as money, tickets, or rubbish from people. For example, a rent collector collects rent from people.

He earned his living as a tax collector.

...a garbage collector.

N-COUNT : with supp , usu n N

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