Sinonimi di hoard
to save or store (money, food, etc.)They've begun to hoard food and gasoline.
I thought we were saving money for a holiday.
storing away cash that will come in useful later on
Two young girls were collecting firewood.
She started gathering up her things.
Lead can accumulate in the body until toxic levels are reached.
His priceless collection of Chinese art was garnered over three decades.
We didn't enquire as to how she had amassed her fortune.
stockpile, , , , , , ,
People are stockpiling food for the coming winter.
stash away (informal)
a store of money, food, etc., hidden away for future usea hoard of silver and jewels
I handed over my store of chocolate biscuits.
He has an extraordinary fund of energy.
The brain requires a constant supply of oxygen.
The country's reserves of petrol are running very low.
On the desk is a mass of books and papers.
a pile of books
a heap of bricks
accumulations of dirt
stockpiles of chemical weapons
A large stash of counterfeit notes had been found aboard the yacht.
A cache of weapons and explosives was found by the police.
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in the sense of accumulate
to gather together in an increasing quantityLead can accumulate in the body until toxic levels are reached.
in the sense of accumulation
something that has been collectedaccumulations of dirt
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