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Definition 1: a secret store of valuables or money - [noun denoting possession]

Synonyms for hoard in the sense of this definition

(hoard is a kind of ...) a supply of something available for future use

"he brought back a large store of Cuban cigars"

Definition 2: get or gather together - [verb of possession]

Samples where hoard or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • I am accumulating evidence for the man's unfaithfulness to his wife
  • She is amassing a lot of data for her thesis
  • She rolled up a small fortune

Synonyms for hoard in the sense of this definition

(hoard is a kind of ...) keep or lay aside for future use

"store grain for the winter" "The bear stores fat for the period of hibernation when he doesn't eat"

(... is a kind of hoard ) place or store up in a fund for accumulation

(... is a kind of hoard ) accumulate a fund for the discharge of a recurrent liability

"fund a medical care plan"

(... is a kind of hoard ) take in and retain

"We have a big barrel to catch the rainwater"

(... is a kind of hoard ) make into a bale

"bale hay"

(... is a kind of hoard ) put together indiscriminately

"lump together all the applicants"

(... is a kind of hoard ) gather (money or other resources) together over time

"She had scraped together enough money for college" "they scratched a meager living"

(... is a kind of hoard ) get or bring together

"accumulate evidence"

(... is a kind of hoard ) collect or gather

"corralling votes for an election"

(... is a kind of hoard ) pile up (debts or scores)

Definition 3: save up as for future use - [verb of possession]

Synonyms for hoard in the sense of this definition

(hoard is a kind of ...) accumulate money for future use

"He saves half his salary"

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