Definitions of collecting

  1. the act of gathering something together Webster Dictionary DB

Usage examples for collecting

  1. There is so much to do here, and there will be more and more as we go on, so many families to look after, so much work to keep going; work for soldiers, you know, and for their wives and children, and collecting money. – The Major by Ralph Connor
  2. We left Harry with his mother, and returned to the house of Mr Pengelley, who, with Captain Leslie, had been busy in collecting such other evidence as was thought necessary. – The Loss of the Royal George by W.H.G. Kingston