A Collection of Words about Collections

A COLLECTION OF WORDS ABOUT COLLECTIONS

MODERN MAN THE COLLECTOR                            ANCIENT MAN THE HUNTER

The Proud Possessor of

Come by

Ownership

Cadge

Getting

Keep

Monopoly

Request

Comprise

Exclusive

Complete

Collection

Assemblage

Possession

Set

Scrounge

Preserve

The Haves and the Have-nots

One’s own

 Beg

Borrow

Steal

Find

Get

Grab

Enjoy

Mine all mine

Fill one’s pockets

Mass

possess

store     boast of       get hold of       recover        include obsessive

    sieze         occupy     appropriate          compulsive

save      fill      owner       own        salvage      hoard    accumulate

                  obtain    amass    have    hold    make

    snatch     not part with         proprietor         purchase  buy  retain

captor             pile   glean    bring together  tenacity catch

            capture                 one’s own    assets

gather    retention    accumulation            pick up             to call

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