Definition of squirrel away
- Most of his money is squirreled away somewhere.
: any of various small or medium-sized rodents (family Sciuridae, the squirrel family): such as
: any of numerous New or Old World arboreal forms having a long bushy tail and strong hind legs
: ground squirrel
: to store up for future use
: on the way : along
: from this or that place
: in a secure place or manner
: absent from a place : gone
: distant in space or time
: played on an opponent's grounds
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