squirrel away

phrasal verb
squirreled away or squirrelled away; squirreling away or squirrelling away; squirrels 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.

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“Squirrel away.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/squirrel%20away. Accessed 14 December 2019.

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