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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To save or hide away, especially secretly.

Usage examples (38)
  • I will hoard my power like a miser, resisting every effort to drain it away from me.
  • I think hiding your hoard is worth a post of it's own at a later date.
  • On the other hand, maybe the cash hoard is stuck oveseas and they have trouble repratriating it without paying significant taxes.
  • The hoard was the equivalent to £6,500 in today's money. for more
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  • The "horde" (large crowd) resisted to reveal the location of their "hoard" (well-protected stock of valuables).
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