recollected

[ rek-uh-lek-tid ]
/ ˌrɛk əˈlɛk tɪd /

adjective

calm; composed.
remembered; recalled.
characterized by or given to contemplation.

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Origin of recollected

First recorded in 1620–30; recollect, re-collect + -ed2

OTHER WORDS FROM recollected

rec·ol·lect·ed·ly, adverbrec·ol·lect·ed·ness, nounun·rec·ol·lect·ed, adjective
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