\ ˈtrōv How to pronounce trove (audio) \

Definition of trove

2 : a valuable collection : treasure also : haul, collection

Examples of trove in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web T-Mobile has a lead of a year or more in 5G coverage after acquiring Sprint Corp. and its trove of midband airwaves. Bloomberg, Arkansas Online, 2 June 2021 Plenty of teams have reloaded and gotten nowhere, with Danny Ainge and his trove of draft picks the current example. Ira Winderman,, 27 May 2021 And combined with its vast data trove, this is all part of painting a more accurate picture of each of you, a profile to mine for ads. Zak Doffman, Forbes, 22 May 2021 The endlessness in the title of his latest treasure-trove of wisdom speaks more to the countless possibilities and experiences in this plane, as living humans, rather than an afterlife. Carlos Aguilar, Los Angeles Times, 3 May 2021 Vishali Passi, who lives in Castro Valley, Calif., and grew up in Punjab, India, learned about Cookpad from a Facebook advertisement two years ago, and immediately fell for its trove of regional Indian dishes, like dal muthiya and khandvi. New York Times, 26 Apr. 2021 An additional trove of PII will only add fuel to cybercriminals' efforts. Lucia Milică, Forbes, 21 May 2021 But searching online for Trilus will not yield a trove of details, or even vague hints about the wine. Eric Asimov, New York Times, 10 May 2021 One tactic that may have paid off for Verizon was combining the carrier's rich trove of data about its wireless subscribers with Oath's ad targeting system. Aaron Pressman, Fortune, 3 May 2021

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First Known Use of trove

1888, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for trove

short for treasure trove

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7 Jun 2021

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“Trove.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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