What does the word collected mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Assembled; gathered.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Composed; self - possessed.

Usage examples for collected

  1. She collected herself and spoke. – The Keeper of the Door by Ethel M. Dell
  2. La Motte could not look upon the Advocate's face without weeping, but the others were more collected. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  3. But I certainly would drop in to see him and tell him that you expect just half of what he has so far collected. – The High School Boys' Training Hike by H. Irving Hancock