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Definition of "store" []

  • A place where merchandise is offered for sale; a shop. (noun)
  • A stock or supply reserved for future use: a squirrel's store of acorns. (noun)
  • Supplies, especially of food, clothing, or arms. (noun)
  • A place where commodities are kept; a warehouse or storehouse. (noun)
  • A great quantity or number; an abundance. (noun)
  • To keep, set aside, or accumulate for future use (verb)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • To place in a warehouse, depository, etc, for safekeeping (verb)
  • To supply, provide, or stock (verb)
  • To be put into storage (verb)
  • To enter or retain (information) in a storage device (verb)
  • An establishment for the retail sale of goods and services (noun)
  • (in combination) (noun)
  • A large supply or stock kept for future use (noun)
  • (as modifier) (noun)
  • A storage place such as a warehouse or depository (noun)
  • The state of being stored (esp in the phrase in store) (noun)
  • A large amount or quantity (noun)
  • A pig that has not yet been weaned and weighs less than 40 kg (noun)
  • An animal bought lean to be fattened up for market (noun)

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Use "store" in a sentence
  • "Aniwae there's a Comic Connection store at Bedok Central quite happy ~ I was wandering around there wif Derrick when we stumbled onto the store~"
  • "Sandy: Um ... how about that store * Points to a store across from them* Angie: * Looks at the store* Bill's Fabulous Tools Shop?"
  • "Sypheria Nemeth of the store 'Catbutts' * giggles cause she really loves the name of that store* is hosting a Mystery Cupcake hunt and I am honored that she sent me an invite!"