Definition: to bring together and place in a certain order
Part of Speech: Verb
Synonym(s): gather, collect
Antonym(s): scatter, spread
1. Using the software program, Greg was easily able to collate his pictures by date.
2. The clerk in the shoe store is rushing to collate the new arrivals before the store opens.
3. Before placing the student files in the cabinet, the teacher will collate them alphabetically.