A horrible waste of money, better spent on buying a house, car, or investing.
Even though, the poor soul lived in a crappy-assed area, he continued to buy collectibles instead of considering his future.
by Betty December 14, 2002
1: a new style of decorating which embraces one's eclectic, personal treasures by combining them with other items with divergent styles;
2: designed without the conventional rules espoused by decorators, i.e., matching traditional with traditional, coordinating curtains with upholstery fabrics, etc.
Her home's decorating style can best be described as collectic.
by eurway April 10, 2011
Just as a group of crows is a murder, a group of sheep is a herd...

A group of assholes is a collective
"Julianne raised 5 boys and yet somehow they ended up just being a collective."

"How can those boys be so mean, mom?"

"It's just what happens when there's a collective sweetie."
by K- November 16, 2020
a valuable group of collected items placed together (as in media, books, stamps or other interesting crap
I've got a collection of DVDs
by Kimber Harvey July 25, 2006
What a dealer must do to obtain payment from his customers who buy 'on tick'.
I need to go collect from those mother fuckers on the other side of town! They owe big money.
by Durrtysprite June 6, 2018
1. A word used to describe the unthinking hive-mind of Leftist drones.

2. A pretentious synonym for club.
1. Drones have been assigned their talking point orders from the Collective today, and will be parroting them throughout the weeks to come.

2. My grandmother belongs to a knitting collective.
by Schnorkenschneider February 19, 2014
Stalinoid or Bolshevik for "group." Reeks with self-importance and in-groupiness.
They used to go out drinking. I suppose they called themselves the "Beer Collective."
by octopod November 30, 2003