Synonyms of collection in English:

collection


See definition of collection

noun

1‘police found a collection of stolen items’

SYNONYMS

hoard, pile, heap, stack, gathering, stock, store, stockpile

accumulation, mass, build-up, reserve, supply, bank, pool, fund, mine, reservoir

conglomeration, cumulation, accrual, aggregation, accretion, agglomerate, agglomeration

rare amassment

2‘a motley collection of shoppers, festival-goers, and trainspotters’

SYNONYMS

group, crowd, body, company, troupe, assembly, assemblage, gathering, throng

knot, cluster, huddle, multitude, bevy, party, number, band, horde, pack, drove, flock, swarm, stream, mob

informal gang, load, crew, gaggle

3‘her collection of Victorian dolls’

SYNONYMS

set, series, array, assortment

4‘a collection of short stories’

SYNONYMS

anthology, selection, compendium, treasury, compilation, miscellany, miscellanea, pot-pourri

collected works

archaic garland

rare analects, collectanea, ana, florilegium, spicilege

5‘a collection for the poor’

SYNONYMS

donations, contributions, gifts, alms

informal whip-round

6‘a church collection’

SYNONYMS

offering, offertory, tithe