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in store

Definition of in store

  1. :  in a state of being ready or prepared to happen or be done <We have a big surprise in store for you.> —used to talk about what will happen to someone in the future <I wonder what the future holds in store for us.>



Word by Word Definitions

storeplay
  1. :  lay away, accumulate

    :  furnish, supply

    :  to stock against a future time

  1. :  something that is stored or kept for future use

    :  articles (as of food) accumulated for some specific object and drawn upon as needed :  stock, supplies

    :  something that is accumulated

  1. :  of, relating to, kept in, or used for a store

    :  purchased from a store as opposed to being natural or homemade :  manufactured, ready-made


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