Examples of treasure trove in a Sentence
Divers found a treasure trove of gold and silver in the wreckage of a ship that sank hundreds of years ago.
the ancient city, having been almost perfectly preserved under volcanic ash for nearly 2,000 years, is proving to be a treasure trove of archaeological information
Origin and Etymology of treasure trove
First Known Use: 1523See Words from the same year
TREASURE TROVE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of treasure trove for English Language Learners
: a collection of valuable things (such as gold and silver coins or jewels) found in a place where it was hidden, buried, etc.
: a source or collection of valuable things
legal Definition of treasure trove
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