Thesaurus

stores

noun
plural of store

Synonyms & Antonyms of stores

(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a collection of things kept available for future use or need
  • her husband has a store of old magazines that he has been collecting for years

Synonyms for stores

Words Related to stores

2 a supply stored up and often hidden away
  • keeps a store of quarters in the glove compartment for the parking meters

Synonyms for stores

Words Related to stores

3 an establishment where goods are sold to consumers
  • go to the grocery store for orange juice and eggs

Synonyms for stores

Words Related to stores

4 a considerable amount
  • we laid by a store of food for the party

Synonyms for stores

Words Related to stores

Phrases Synonymous with stores

Near Antonyms for stores

Antonyms for stores

stores

verb
present tense third-person singular of store

Synonyms & Antonyms of stores (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to place somewhere for safekeeping or ready availability
  • we decided to store the lawn mower in the shed instead of the garage

Synonyms for stores

Words Related to stores

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about stores

Cite this Entry

“Stores.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/stores. Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

More from Merriam-Webster on stores

Nglish: Translation of stores for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of stores for Arabic Speakers

Comments on stores

What made you want to look up stores? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

July 2020 Words of the Day Quiz

  • papercraft sunset
  • Which is a synonym of mien?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!