collect up - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theycollect up
he/she/itcollects up
present participlecollecting up
past tensecollected up
past participlecollected up
  1. to get things from different places or people after people have finished with them

    Can someone collect up the dirty cups?

See also main entry: collect