7 letter word starting with coll

Words Parts of Speech Meaning/Definition/Similar Words
collate verb t. To compare critically, as books or manuscripts, in order to note the points of agreement or disagreement., To gather and place in order, as the sheets of a book for binding., To present and institute in a benefice, when the person presenting is both the patron and the ordinary; — followed by to., To bestow or confer., To place in a benefice, when the person placing is both the patron and the ordinary.
collaud verb t. To join in praising.
collect verb t. To gather into one body or place; to assemble or bring together; to obtain by gathering., To demand and obtain payment of, as an account, or other indebtedness; as, to collect taxes., To infer from observed facts; to conclude from premises., To assemble together; as, the people collected in a crowd; to accumulate; as, snow collects in banks., To infer; to conclude., A short, comprehensive prayer, adapted to a particular day, occasion, or condition, and forming part of a liturgy.
college noun A collection, body, or society of persons engaged in common pursuits, or having common duties and interests, and sometimes, by charter, peculiar rights and privileges; as, a college of heralds; a college of electors; a college of bishops., A society of scholars or friends of learning, incorporated for study or instruction, esp. in the higher branches of knowledge; as, the colleges of Oxford and Cambridge Universities, and many American colleges., A building, or number of buildings, used by a college., Fig.: A community.
collide verb i. To strike or dash against each other; to come into collision; to clash; as, the vessels collided; their interests collided., To strike or dash against.
collied p. & adjective Darkened. See Colly, v. t., of Colly
collier noun One engaged in the business of digging mineral coal or making charcoal, or in transporting or dealing in coal., A vessel employed in the coal trade.
colline noun A small hill or mount.
colling verb t. An embrace; dalliance.
collish noun A tool to polish the edge of a sole.
colloid adjective Resembling glue or jelly; characterized by a jellylike appearance; gelatinous; as, colloid tumors., A substance (as albumin, gum, gelatin, etc.) which is of a gelatinous rather than a crystalline nature, and which diffuses itself through animal membranes or vegetable parchment more slowly than crystalloids do; — opposed to crystalloid., A gelatinous substance found in colloid degeneration and colloid cancer.
collude verb i. To have secretly a joint part or share in an action; to play into each other’s hands; to conspire; to act in concert.