I collected coins when I was younger.
Alex collected their luggage and had it loaded in the car.
Jackson collected their glasses and poured their fourth drink.
Sarah collected shoes as if they were her life's blood.
There are a few creatures I've collected over the years that interest me.
She collected a handful of the material in modest protest.
In 1813-14 Rich spent some time in Europe, and on his return to Bagdad devoted himself to the study of the geography of Asia Minor, and collected much information in Syrian and Chaldaean convents concerning the Yezidis.
Where was the calm and collected man who always knew what to do?
His collected Works were published in 3 vols.
Instead, she collected a few small photos and arranged them all in one frame.
It was situated in such a way that it collected all the moisture from the hills and appeared to be planted in alfalfa.
I collected our cadre at the LeBlanc's house for discussion.
She collected what she could find and perched in a chair, reading until sundown, when the hunger pangs hit her again.
Tears collected on her lids.
His cabin was tiny, two rooms, with the walls lined with weapons he'd collected over the years.
- The collected works of Descartes were published in Latin in 8 vols.
He wrote in this connexion a number of articles collected in 1887 under the title Treu and Frei.
The fragments are collected in the Didot edition of Arrian by Karl Muller.
In the outskirts is a village of Africans from the Sudan - a curious remnant of the forces collected by Ali Pasha.
His Collected Papers were edited by J.
He avidly collected exotic, fast cars.
Tears collected on her lashes.
From the date when Mr Hart took up his duties at Peking, in 1863, he unceasingly devoted the whole of his energies to the work of the department, with the result that the revenue grew from upwards of eight million taels to nearly twenty-seven million, collected at the thirty-two treaty ports, and the customs staff, which in 1864 numbered 200, reached in 1901 a total of 57 0 4.
The collected edition of George Sand's works was published in Paris (1862-1883) in 96 volumes, with supplement 109 volumes; The Histoire de Ma Vie appeared in 20 volumes in 1854-1855.
Next year he commanded the forces collected in the Ile de France, and obtained some successes.
The material employed in all cases is the droppings of horses, which should be collected fresh, and spread out in thin layers in a dry place, a portion of the short litter being retained well moistened by horse-urine.
Dr Ginsburg took up the subject almost where it was left by those early pioneers, and collected portions of the Massorah from the countless MSS.
A complete French edition of the collected works was begun in the Romance Library (1907 foll.).
Even went so far as to disperse 123 skilled Germans whom Ivan's agent had collected and brought to Lubeck for shipment to a Baltic port.
His works were collected by Cardinal Cajetan, and were published in four volumes at Rome (1606-1615), and then at Paris in 1642, at Venice in 1743, and there are other editions.
He collected curiosities and works of art; he assembled Greek men of letters round him; he gave prizes to the greatest poets and the best eaters.
After the restoration of the temple the senate sent ambassadors in 76 to Erythrae to collect the oracles afresh and they brought back about 1000 verses; others were collected in Ilium, Samos, Sicily, Italy and Africa.
A large army of twenty-four thousand men was collected at Montevideo, and on the 8th of January 1852 the allied forces crossed the Parana and the road to Buenos Aires lay open before them.
In each department an official collector (Trsorier payeur genral) receives the taxes and public revenue collected therein and accounts for them to the central authority in Paris.
The direct taxes are actually collected by percepteurs.
It is collected in accordance with a register of property (cadastre) drawn up for the most part in the first half of the 19th century, dealing with every piece of property in France, and giving its extent and value and the name of the owner.
The allied fleet was collected slowly at Messina, from whence it advanced by the passage between Ithaca and Cephalonia to Cape Marathia near Dragonera.
Besides these, he published more than a hundred smaller works, many of which have been collected in the three following publications: - Opuscula oratoria (1762, 2nd ed., 1767); Opuscula philologica et critica (1764, 2nd ed., 1776); 0puscula theologica (1773).
Furtwangler and others, Aegina, Heiligtum der Aphaia (Munich, 1906), where earlier authorities are collected and discussed.
The numerous scientific memoirs in which his original work is set forth were collected under his own editorship in four large volumes, the last of which was published in 1903.
Many of his numerous writings are collected in Poverty and Un-British Rule in India (Igor).
The significance of seven throughout Babylonian literature is very marked, and most of the material has been collected by J.
These are collected by the natives, and are known over most of the continent as nardoo.
He also wrote the introduction to the collected edition of Clifford's Mathematical.
In 1855 he published a memoir of Thomas Young, and about the same time there appeared Young's collected works in three volumes, for the first two of which Peacock was responsible.
The sulphur-like pollen of the pitch pine soon covered the pond and the stones and rotten wood along the shore, so that you could have collected a barrelful.
He did not know whom to answer, and for a few seconds collected his thoughts.
When the review was over, the newly arrived officers, and also Kutuzov's, collected in groups and began to talk about the awards, about the Austrians and their uniforms, about their lines, about Bonaparte, and how badly the latter would fare now, especially if the Essen corps arrived and Prussia took our side.
He collected all his strength, to stir and utter a sound.
The aides-de-camp collected money by subscription.
Alpatych collected his parcels, handed them to the coachman who had come in, and settled up with the innkeeper.
"But why have you collected here?" he added.
"You don't spare anyone," said Julie Drubetskaya as she collected and pressed together a bunch of raveled lint with her thin, beringed fingers.
When the crowd collected round him he seemed confused, but at the demand of the tall lad who had pushed his way up to him, he began in a rather tremulous voice to read the sheet from the beginning.
They were both pale, and the superintendent of police, after reporting that he had executed the instructions he had received, informed the count that an immense crowd had collected in the courtyard and wished to see him.
Prince Andrew collected all his strength in an effort to recover his senses, he moved a little, and suddenly there was a ringing in his ears, a dimness in his eyes, and like a man plunged into water he lost consciousness.
A crowd had collected round the uhlans.
It was not till nearly evening that the officer commanding the escort collected his men and with shouts and quarrels forced his way in among the baggage trains, and the prisoners, hemmed in on all sides, emerged onto the Kaluga road.
More men collected behind the wattle fence of the Eighth Company than anywhere else.
Jackson moved closer, inhaling deeply, while bitter tasting saliva collected in his mouth.
He placed the goblet in front of each vampire, handing them the knife. In turn, all six cut into the palm of their hands and collected their blood.
Jackson collected his painting and glass.
Darian collected his two favorite cats then packed a small suitcase and Traveled to the cabin.
A collected edition of Balde's works in 4 vols.
His essays were collected and published by C. E.
Giving him the title of senator, he sent him to Italy with the legate, Cardinal Albornoz, and having collected a few mercenary troops on the way, Rienzi entered Rome in August 13 54.
(1876); Sclater and Salvin, "Characters of New Species collected by Dr Habel in the Galapagos Islands," Proc. Zool.
Think about notable astronomers of centuries past, who collected their own data through years of careful observation.
Over time, Amazon has achieved such scale and thus has collected so much data that their suggestions are really useful.
The nearest that I came to actual possession was when I bought the Hollowell place, and had begun to sort my seeds, and collected materials with which to make a wheelbarrow to carry it on or off with; but before the owner gave me a deed of it, his wife--every man has such a wife--changed her mind and wished to keep it, and he offered me ten dollars to release him.
The barberry's brilliant fruit was likewise food for my eyes merely; but I collected a small store of wild apples for coddling, which the proprietor and travellers had overlooked.
She straightened her hair and collected her thoughts before opening the door.
During his tenancy of office the system adopted at Shanghai was applied to the other treaty ports, so that when on Mr Lay's resignation Mr Hart was appointed inspector-general of foreign customs, he found himself at the head of an organization which collected a revenue of upwards of eight million taels per annum at fourteen treaty ports.
Often when he went his rounds I clung to his coat tails while he collected and punched the tickets.