Synonyms of hoard
saveDictionary • They've begun to hoard food and gasoline.
save • I thought we were saving money for a holiday.
store • storing away cash that will come in useful later on
collect • Two young girls were collecting firewood.
gather • She started gathering up her things.
accumulate • Lead can accumulate in the body until toxic levels are reached.
garner • His priceless collection of Chinese art was garnered over three decades.
amass • We didn't enquire as to how he had amassed his fortune.
stockpile • People are stockpiling food for the coming winter.
stash away (informal)
storeDictionary • a hoard of silver and jewels
store • I handed over my store of chocolate biscuits.
fund • He has an extraordinary fund of energy.
supply • The brain requires a constant supply of oxygen.
reserve • The country's reserves of petrol are running very low.
mass • On his desk is a mass of books and papers.
pile • a pile of books
heap • a heap of bricks
accumulation • accumulations of dirt
stockpile • stockpiles of chemical weapons
stash • A large stash of drugs had been found aboard the yacht.
cache • A cache of weapons and explosives was found by the police.
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accumulateWhen you accumulate things or when they accumulate, they collect or are gathered over a period of time.
• Lead can accumulate in the body until toxic levels are reached.
accumulationAn accumulation of something is a large number of things which have been collected together or acquired over a period of time.
• accumulations of dirt
amassIf you amass something such as money or information, you gradually get a lot of it.
• We didn't enquire as to how he had amassed his fortune.
Thesaurus for hoard from the Collins English Thesaurus