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English noun: hoard

1. hoard (possession) a secret store of valuables or money


Synonymscache, stash


Broader (hypernym)fund, stock, store


English verb: hoard

1. hoard (possession) save up as for future use


ExamplesThey hoard the money in the closet


Synonymscache, hive up, lay away, squirrel away, stash


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)lay aside, save, save up

2. hoard (possession) get or gather together


SamplesI 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.


ExamplesThey hoard the money in the closet


Synonymsaccumulate, amass, collect, compile, pile up, roll up


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)hive away, lay in, put in, salt away, stack away, stash away, store


Narrower (hyponym)bale, catch, chunk, collect, come up, corral, fund, fund, lump, pull in, run up, scrape, scrape up, scratch









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