squirrel away

Definition of squirrel away

:to put (something) in a safe or secret place especially so that it can be kept for future use
  • Most of his money is squirreled away somewhere.

Word by Word Definitions

squirrel play
  1. : any of various small or medium-sized rodents (family Sciuridae, the squirrel family): such as

  2. : any of numerous New or Old World arboreal forms having a long bushy tail and strong hind legs

  3. : ground squirrel

  1. : to store up for future use

away play
  1. : on the way : along

  2. : from this or that place

  3. : in a secure place or manner

  1. : absent from a place : gone

  2. : distant in space or time

  3. : played on an opponent's grounds


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