recollected

[rek-uh-lek-tid]
adjective
1.
calm; composed.
2.
remembered; recalled.
3.
characterized by or given to contemplation.

Origin:
1620–30; recollect, re-collect + -ed2

recollectedly, adverb
recollectedness, noun
unrecollected, adjective
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re-collect

[ree-kuh-lekt]
verb (used with object)
1.
to collect, gather, or assemble again (something scattered).
2.
to rally (one's faculties, powers, spirits, etc.); recover or compose (oneself).

Origin:
1605–15

re-collect, recollect.

recollect

[rek-uh-lekt]
verb (used with object)
1.
to recall to mind; recover knowledge of by memory; remember.
2.
to absorb (oneself) in spiritual meditation, especially during prayer.
verb (used without object)
3.
to have a recollection; remember.

Origin:
1550–60; < Medieval Latin recollēctus, past participle of recolligere to remember, recollect (Latin: to gather up again); see re-, collect1

recollective, adjective
recollectively, adverb
recollectiveness, noun
misrecollect, verb
nonrecollective, adjective
self-recollective, adjective
unrecollective, adjective

re-collect, recollect.


1. See remember.


1. forget.
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recollect (ˌrɛkəˈlɛkt)
 
vb
(when tr, often takes a clause as object) to recall from memory; remember
 
[C16: from Latin recolligere to gather again, from re- + colligere to collect1]
 
recol'lective
 
adj
 
recol'lectively
 
adv

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recollect
1559, from L. recollectus, pp. of recolligere, lit. "to collect again," from re- "again" + colligere "gather" (see collect).
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Example sentences
The fund for stimulus is nothing but the recollected money being held at the government's coffer.
Recollected in relative tranquillity, those events become a record of ordinary
  people caught up in extraordinary times.
Large particles drop out of the gas and are recollected in hoppers.
Data not collected or poorly collected cannot be recollected at some later date.
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