English-Swedish translation of collection

Translation of the word collection from english to swedish, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

collection in Swedish

collection
hobbynoun samling [u]
  postal servicenoun tömning [u]
  taxesnoun inkassering [u]
  moneynoun kollekt [u]
Synonyms for collection
Derived terms of collection
Examples with translation
He showed me his stamp collection.
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Definitions of collection
noun
1. collection - several things grouped together or considered as a whole
  aggregation, accumulation, assemblage
  group, grouping any number of entities (members) considered as a unit
  procession the group action of a collection of people or animals or vehicles moving ahead in more or less regular formation; "processions were forbidden"
  pharmacopoeia a collection or stock of drugs
  string a lightweight cord
  wardrobe a tall piece of furniture that provides storage space for clothes; has a door and rails or hooks for hanging clothes
  wardrobe a tall piece of furniture that provides storage space for clothes; has a door and rails or hooks for hanging clothes
  universe, population everything stated or assumed in a given discussion
  armamentarium the collection of equipment and methods used in the practice of medicine
  art collection a collection of art works
  backlog an accumulation of jobs not done or materials not processed that are yet to be dealt with (especially unfilled customer orders for products or services)
  battery an assault in which the assailant makes physical contact
  block a solid piece of something (usually having flat rectangular sides); "the pyramids were built with large stone blocks"
  rule book, book physical objects consisting of a number of pages bound together; "he used a large book as a doorstop"
  book physical objects consisting of a number of pages bound together; "he used a large book as a doorstop"
  bottle collection collecting bottles for reuse
  caboodle, bunch, lot any collection in its entirety; "she bought the whole caboodle"
  coin collection a collection of coins
  collage a paste-up made by sticking together pieces of paper or photographs to form an artistic image; "he used his computer to make a collage of pictures superimposed on a map"
  content the sum or range of what has been perceived, discovered, or learned
  tout ensemble, ensemble a total impression or effect of something made up of individual parts
  corpus the main part of an organ or other bodily structure
  crop the stock or handle of a whip
  tenantry tenants of an estate considered as a group
  findings a collection of tools and other articles used by an artisan to make jewelry or clothing or shoes
  flagging a walk of flagstones; "the flagging in the garden was quite imaginative"
  flinders bits and splinters and fragments; "it would have shattered in flinders long before it did that damage"
  pack a convenient package or parcel (as of cigarettes or film)
  deal, hand the act of apportioning or distributing something; "the captain was entrusted with the deal of provisions"
  long suit in a hand, the suit having the most cards
  herbarium a collection of dried plants that are mounted and systematically classified for study
  stamp collection a collection of stamps
  statuary statues collectively
  sum total, summation, sum the arithmetic operation of summing; calculating the sum of two or more numbers; "the summation of four and three gives seven"; "four plus three equals seven"
  agglomeration the act of collecting in a mass; the act of agglomerating
  gimmickry a collection of gimmicks
  nuclear club the nations possessing nuclear weapons
  cumulation, agglomerate, cumulus, heap, mound, pile volcanic rock consisting of large fragments fused together
  mass (Roman Catholic Church and Protestant Churches) the celebration of the Eucharist
  combination the act of combining things to form a new whole
  congregation the act of congregating
  hit parade a ranked list of the songs that are most popular at a given time
  judaica historical and literary materials relating to Judaism
  kludge a badly assembled collection of parts hastily assembled to serve some particular purpose (often used to refer to computing systems or software that has been badly put together)
  program library, subroutine library, library a depository built to contain books and other materials for reading and study
  library a depository built to contain books and other materials for reading and study
  mythology the study of myths
  biota, biology all the plant and animal life of a particular region
  fauna, zoology all the animal life in a particular region or period; "the fauna of China"; "the zoology of the Pliocene epoch"
  petting zoo a collection of docile animals for children to pet and feed
  set several exercises intended to be done in series; "he did four sets of the incline bench press"
  victoriana collection of materials of or characteristic of the Victorian era
  category, class, family a general concept that marks divisions or coordinations in a conceptual scheme
  job lot a miscellaneous collection of things sold together
  bundle, package, packet, parcel a package of several things tied together for carrying or storing
  defense lawyers, defense team, defence, defense the act of defending someone or something against attack or injury; "a good boxer needs a good defense"; "defense against hurricanes is an urgent problem"
  prosecution the institution and conduct of legal proceedings against a defendant for criminal behavior
  planting putting seeds or young plants in the ground to grow; "the planting of corn is hard work"
  signage signs collectively (especially commercial signs or posters); "there will be signage displayed at each post"
  gaap, generally accepted accounting principles a collection of rules and procedures and conventions that define accepted accounting practice; includes broad guidelines as well as detailed procedures
  pantheon (antiquity) a temple to all the gods
  free world anti-communist countries collectively
  third world underdeveloped and developing countries of Asia and Africa and Latin America collectively
  europe the nations of the European continent collectively; "the Marshall Plan helped Europe recover from World War II"
  asia the nations of the Asian continent collectively
  north america the nations of the North American continent collectively
  central america the nations of Central America collectively
  south america the nations of the South American continent collectively; "South America is an important market for goods from the United States"
  oort cloud (astronomy) a hypothetical huge collection of comets orbiting the sun far beyond the orbit of Pluto; perturbations (as by other stars) can upset a comet's orbit and may send it tumbling toward the sun
  galaxy a splendid assemblage (especially of famous people)
  extragalactic nebula, galaxy a splendid assemblage (especially of famous people)
  fleet a group of warships organized as a tactical unit
  fleet a group of warships organized as a tactical unit
  fleet a group of warships organized as a tactical unit
  repertoire, repertory a collection of works (plays, songs, operas, ballets) that an artist or company can perform and do perform for short intervals on a regular schedule
  repertoire, repertory a collection of works (plays, songs, operas, ballets) that an artist or company can perform and do perform for short intervals on a regular schedule
  miscellanea, mixed bag, assortment, miscellany, smorgasbord, salmagundi, potpourri, motley, mixture, variety a collection containing a variety of sorts of things; "a great assortment of cars was on display"; "he had a variety of disorders"; "a veritable smorgasbord of religions"
  batch, clutch a collection of things or persons to be handled together
  batch a collection of things or persons to be handled together
  rogue's gallery a collection of pictures of criminals
  expo, exhibition, exposition the act of exhibiting; "a remarkable exhibition of musicianship"
  convoy the act of escorting while in transit
  traffic buying and selling; especially illicit trade
  air power, aviation the art of operating aircraft
  botany, flora, vegetation the branch of biology that studies plants
  jurisprudence, law the branch of philosophy concerned with the law and the principles that lead courts to make the decisions they do
  menagerie the facility where wild animals are housed for exhibition
  data, information a collection of facts from which conclusions may be drawn; "statistical data"
  ana a collection of anecdotes about a person or place
  mail, post a conveyance that transports the letters and packages that are conveyed by the postal system
  treasure a collection of precious things; "the trunk held all her meager treasures"
  treasure trove any collection of valuables that is discovered; "her book was a treasure trove of new ideas"; "mother's attic was a treasure trove when we were looking for antiques"
  trinketry trinkets and other ornaments of dress collectively
  troponomy, troponymy the place names of a region or a language considered collectively
  smithereens a collection of small fragments considered as a whole; "Berlin was bombed to smithereens"; "his hopes were dashed to smithereens"; "I wanted to smash him to smithereens"; "the toilet bowl ws blown to smithereens"
2. collection - the act of gathering something together
  collecting, assembling, aggregation
  grouping the activity of putting things together in groups
  agglomeration the act of collecting in a mass; the act of agglomerating
  collation careful examination and comparison to note points of disagreement
  compiling, compilation the act of compiling (as into a single book or file or list); "the job of compiling the inventory took several hours"
  gather, gathering the act of gathering something
  bottle collection collecting bottles for reuse
  conchology, shell collecting the collection and study of mollusc shells
  coin collecting, numismatics, numismatology, coin collection the collection and study of money (and coins in particular)
  pickup the act of taking aboard passengers or freight
  philately, stamp collecting, stamp collection the collection and study of postage stamps
  tax collection the collection of taxes
3. collection - a publication containing a variety of works
  compendium
  publication the business of issuing printed matter for sale or distribution
  anthology a collection of selected literary passages
  archives collection of records especially about an institution
  compilation, digest the act of compiling (as into a single book or file or list); "the job of compiling the inventory took several hours"
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