- (of a moving horse) noting a compact pose in which the legs are well under the body, the head is arched at the poll, the jaw is relaxed, etc.Compare extended (def. 8a).
- (of a gait of such a horse) characterized by short, elevated strides.Compare extended (def. 8b).
synonym study for collected
OTHER WORDS FROM collectedcol·lect·ed·ly, adverbcol·lect·ed·ness, nounun·col·lect·ed, adjectivewell-col·lect·ed, adjective
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How to use collected in a sentence
While panning for gold, he made himself a large hat from the hides he had collected on his trip.My Love Letter to the Stetson|Mark McKinnon|December 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Mahoney helped author the I-STOP legislation based on data his office collected in regard to fraud.No More Paper Prescriptions: Docs Fight Fraud by Going Electronic|Dale Eisinger|December 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A Fish and Wildlife special agent collected the bodies of two birds at the site, a redhead duck and a mourning dove.Two Texas Regulators Tried to Enforce the Rules. They Were Fired.|David Hasemyer, InsideClimate News|December 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Their money, often collected for many years, helps keep the system afloat and benefits flowing to aging baby boomers.How Immigrants Will Save Social Security|Eleanor Clift|November 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
That data (collected in 2012 and 2013) is obsolete: Jesse Logan confirms both areas are “now showing significant mortality.”What It Takes to Kill a Grizzly Bear|Doug Peacock|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Many of their cannon balls that fell far short of us, were collected and returned to them with powerful effect.
Three immatures were collected and adults were seen feeding young fledglings at Pisté.
Specimens were easily collected in a mist net placed across the opening.
Baroness Schopenhauer died at Jena; a woman of talent and celebrity, and author of various works, which were collected in 24 vols.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
Numbers have dribbled back from firing line and cannot be collected in this difficult country.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
British Dictionary definitions for collected
Derived forms of collectedcollectedly, adverbcollectedness, noun
Other Idioms and Phrases with collected
see cool, calm, and collected.