Definition of hoard:
- A store, stock, or quantity of anything accumulated or laid up; a hidden supply; a treasure; as, a hoard of provisions; a hoard of money.
- See Hoarding, 2.
- To collect and lay up; to amass and deposit in secret; to store secretly, or for the sake of keeping and accumulating; as, to hoard grain.
- To lay up a store or hoard, as of money.
memory cache, wealth, aggregate, cache, collect, furl, backlog, compile, pull in, heap up, call for, stock, wrap up, store up, gather, bundle, pull together, pick up, hoard up, bundle up, amass, compose, conglomerate, accumulate, nest egg, roll up, cumulate, hive up, garner, reserve, squirrel away, stash, reservoir, lay away, take in, gather up, roll, pile up, inventory, stack up.
store (part of speech: verb)
- treasury (part of speech: noun)
With head bent low, and cheeks aglow, He viewed the groaning board, For he wondered if the chef would show The treasures of his hoard, When a voice behind him whispered low, " Sherry or 'ock, my lord?"
- "Strange True Stories of Louisiana", George Washington Cable.
- "In Her Own Right", John Reed Scott.