Definition of collection
a group of things or people.
United Future is not so much a party as a collection of individuals.
the action or process of collecting someone or something.
Best practice recommends that all refuse left out for collection should be protected by a hard container, with a fitted lid firmly closed.
Example of collection
‘The car's ready for collection , sir,’ he said slightly wearily as if that is where we left it yesterday.
collection of essays
collection of taxes
A collection at the local church recently for Sligo Mental Health raised E319.58 from the church-goers.
a collection of books
a collection of essays
a collection of musicians
a collection of stamps
A date and location for collection will be announced later.
a record collection