1 a mercantile establishment for the retail sale of goods or services; "he bought it at a shop on Cape Cod" [syn: shop]
2 a supply of something available for future use; "he brought back a large store of Cuban cigars" [syn: stock, fund]
3 an electronic memory device; "a memory and the CPU form the central part of a computer to which peripherals are attached" [syn: memory, computer memory, storage, computer storage, memory board]
4 a depository for goods; "storehouses were built close to the docks" [syn: storehouse, depot, entrepot, storage]
1 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" [syn: hive away, lay in, put in, salt away, stack away, stash away]
2 find a place for and put away for storage; "where should we stow the vegetables?"; "I couldn't store all the books in the attic so I sold some"
Etymology< < from instaurare
- Rhymes: -ɔː(r)
- A place where items may be accumulated or routinely
- This building used to be a store for old tires.
- A supply held in
- We have a large store of beer, in case we're snowed in.
- In the context of "mainly North American": A place where items
may be purchased.
- I need to get some milk from the grocery store.
- In the context of "computing|archaic": Memory.
- The main store of 1000 36-bit words seemed large at the time.
- general store
- variety store
- in store
- put store in
- set store by
- store away
- store room
- store up
place where items may be kept
supply held in storage
place where items may be purchased
in computing See memory
Translations to be checked
- To keep (something) while not in use, generally in a place
meant for that purpose.
- I'll store these books in the attic.
- In the context of "transitive|computing": Write (something)
into memory or registers.
- This operation stores the result on the stack.
- To remain in good condition while stored.
- I don't think that kind of cheese will store well in the refrigerator.
keep (something) while not in use
computing: write (something) into memory or registers
remain in good condition while stored
- definite singular, natural gender masculine, of stor
Store may refer to:
store in Spanish: Tienda (desambiguación)
store in Hebrew: חנות
store in Japanese: 店
store in Portuguese: Loja
store in Simple English: Store
store in Yiddish: געשעפט
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