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store

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of store

  1. made beforehand in large numbers <preferred homemade bread to store brands> Synonyms bought, mass-produced, off-the-peg [chiefly British], off-the-rack, off-the-shelf, ready-made, store-boughtRelated Words ready-to-wear; commercial; prefab, prefabricated; hand-me-downNear Antonyms handcrafted, handmade, homemadeAntonyms bespoke (also bespoken), custom, customized, custom-made, tailored, tailor-made




store

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of store

  1. 1 a collection of things kept available for future use or need <her husband has a store of old magazines that he has been collecting for years> Synonyms cache, deposit, hoard, reserve Related Words budget, fund, nest egg; armory, arsenal, bank, pool, reservoir, stock, stockpile, supply; accumulation, assemblage, collection, gathering

  2. 2 a supply stored up and often hidden away <keeps a store of quarters in the glove compartment for the parking meters> Synonyms cache, stash, stockpile, hoardRelated Words coffers, deposit, funds, nest egg, savings, sinking fund, treasure; inventory, pool, reserve, reservoir, stock; provisions, resources; accumulation, assemblage, collection, gathering, harvest; repertory

  3. 3 an establishment where goods are sold to consumers <go to the grocery store for orange juice and eggs> Synonyms bazaar, emporium, shopRelated Words market, marketplace, outlet, showroom; boutique, chain store, department store, dime store, exchange, five-and-ten (also five-and-dime), mart, mini-mart, thrift shop, variety store; big box, supercenter, superstore

  4. 4 a considerable amount <we laid by a store of food for the party> Synonyms abundance, barrel, basketful, boatload, bucket, bunch, bundle, bushel, carload, chunk, deal, dozen, fistful, gobs, good deal, heap, hundred, lashings (also lashins) [chiefly British], loads, mass, mess, mountain, much, multiplicity, myriad, oodles, pack, passel, peck, pile, plateful, plenitude, plentitude, plenty, pot, potful, profusion, quantity, raft, reams, scads, sheaf, shipload, sight, slew, spate, stack, lot, ton, truckload, volume, wad, wealth, yardRelated Words epidemic, plague, rash; bonanza, embarrassment, excess, overabundance, overage, overkill, overmuch, oversupply, plethora, redundancy, superabundance, superfluity, surfeit, surplus; deluge, flood, overflow; army, bevy, cram, crowd, crush, drove, flock, herd, horde, host, legion, mob, multitude, press, score, sea, swarm, throng; gazillion, jillion, kazillion, million, thousands, trillion, zillionNear Antonyms atom, crumb, dot, fleck, flyspeck, fragment, grain, granule, iota, jot, modicum, molecule, mote, nubbin, particle, ray, scintilla, scrap, shred, tittle, whit; smatter, smattering; dash, drop, morsel, shot; piece, portion, section; absence, dearth, famine, lack, paucity, poverty, scarceness, scarcity, shortage, undersupply, want; deficiency, deficit, inadequacy, insufficiency, meagerness, scantiness, scantness, skimpinessAntonyms ace, bit, dab, dram, driblet, glimmer, handful, hint, lick, little, mite, mouthful, nip, ounce, peanuts, pinch, pittance, scruple, shade, shadow, smidgen (also smidgeon or smidgin or smidge), speck, spot, sprinkle, sprinkling, strain, streak, suspicion, tad, taste, touch, trace




store

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of store

  1. 1 to place somewhere for safekeeping or ready availability <we decided to store the lawn mower in the shed instead of the garage> Synonyms keep, put up, reposit, stow Related Words cellar, garage, hangar, house, warehouse; file, pack, shelve

  2. 2 to put (something of future use or value) in a safe or secret place <squirrels commonly store nuts in the hollows of trees and other places to prepare for the winter> Synonyms cache, lay away, lay by, lay in, lay up, put by, salt away, squirrel (away), stash, stockpile, hoard, stow, treasureRelated Words accumulate, acquire, amass, assemble, collect, concentrate, garner, gather, pick up, round up, scrape (together); heap, pile, stack; conserve, husband, preserve; bank, coffer, deposit, hold, keep, reserve, retain, save, set by, stock, withhold; bury, conceal, ensconce, secreteNear Antonyms cast, discard, ditch, dump, fling (off or away), jettison, throw away, throw out, unload; consume, squander, use up, waste; hand out, hand over, relinquish, surrender; blow, dissipate, fritter (away), lavish, misspend, run through, spend; deplete, exhaust, expend, impoverish; dispel, disperse, dissipate, scatter





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