Collective

Double click on any word to get a popup explanation of the word and sample sentences
Dictionary | Wikipedia | Synonyms | Quotation | News

Collective Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • members of a cooperative enterprise
  • set up on the principle of collectivism or ownership and production by the workers involved usually under the supervision of a government; "collective farms"
  • forming a whole or aggregate
  • done by or characteristic of individuals acting together; "a joint identity"; "the collective mind"; "the corporate good"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • members of a cooperative enterprise

Would you like to add your own explaination to this word 'Collective'?

Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Collective'


  • Collective: For other uses, see Collective (disambiguation). A collective is a group of entities that share or are motivated by at least one common issue or interest
  • List of collective nouns in English: This is a list of collective nouns in English. It includes, though not exclusively, a large number of collective nouns in the tradition of terms of venery
  • Collective agreement: A collective agreement or collective bargaining agreement (CBA) is a special type of commercial agreement, usually as one negotiated "collectively" between
  • Collective bargaining: For album by King Syze, see Collective Bargaining (album). Collective bargaining is a process of negotiations between employers and a group of employees
  • Musical collective: Musical collective is a phrase used to describe a group of musicians in which membership is flexible and creative control is shared. Such entities have
  • Collective unconscious: Collective unconscious is a term of analytical psychology, coined by Carl Jung. It is proposed to be a part of the unconscious mind, expressed in humanity
  • Collective (disambiguation): farming Collective identity Collective investment scheme Artist collective Musical collective Workers' collective The Ayn Rand Collective Collective (digital
  • Collective noun: Not to be confused with mass nounĀ or collective number. In linguistics, a collective noun is a collection of things taken as a whole. For example, in
  • Collective Soul (2009 album): Collective Soul, also known as Rabbit to differentiate it from the band's 1995 album of the same name, is the eighth studio album by American rock band

Words and phrases related to 'Collective'



'Collective' example sentence in quotations


* Our tendency to create heroes rarely jibes with the reality that most nontrivial problems require collective solutions. - Warren Bennis

* I do not believe in the collective wisdom of individual ignorance. - Thomas Carlyle

* Reality is nothing but a collective hunch. - Lily Tomlin


Click here for more related quotations on 'Collective'

Collective Sample Sentences in News



Want to be famous? Add your definition to the meaning of 'Collective'


Search for more meaning of 'Collective' on the web