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Synonyms for hoard
hɔrd, hoʊrd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hoard, cache, stash(verb)

    a secret store of valuables or money

    Synonyms:
    cache, memory cache, stash

  2. hoard, stash, cache, lay away, hive up, squirrel away(verb)

    save up as for future use

    Synonyms:
    accumulate, pile up, lay away, stash, collect, compile, amass, squirrel away, hive up, cache, roll up

  3. roll up, collect, accumulate, pile up, amass, compile, hoard(verb)

    get or gather together

    "I 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"

    Synonyms:
    heap up, call for, furl, lay away, stash, cache, amass, gather up, bundle up, wrap up, hive up, squirrel away, compose, roll up, take in, pull in, gather, roll, pick up, conglomerate, pile up, bundle, stack up, collect, pull together, accumulate, compile, cumulate, garner

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. hoard

    To amass is to bring together materials that make a mass, a great bulk or quantity. With some occasional exceptions, accumulate is applied to the more gradual, amass to the more rapid gathering of money or materials, amass referring to the general result or bulk, accumulate to the particular process or rate of gain. We say interest is accumulated (or accumulates) rather than is amassed; he accumulated a fortune in the course of years; he rapidly amassed a fortune by shrewd speculations. Goods or money for immediate distribution are said to be collected rather than amassed. They may be stored up for a longer or shorter time; but to hoard is always with a view of permanent retention, generally selfish. Aggregate is now most commonly used of numbers and amounts; as, the expenses will aggregate a round million.

    Synonyms:
    accumulate, aggregate, amass, collect, gather, heap up, hoard up, pile up, store up

    Antonyms:
    disperse, dissipate, divide, parcel, portion, scatter, spend, squander, waste

    Preposition:
    Amass for oneself; for a purpose; from a distance; with great labor; by industry.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. hoard

    Synonyms:
    treasure, accumulate, husband, store up, amass, heap up, lay up

    Antonyms:
    waste, squander, dissipate

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. hoard(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    store (secretly), deposit, save, garner, husband, hive, accumulate, amass, treasure up, lay in, lay by, set by, lay up

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. hoard(n)

    Synonyms:
    store, supply, stock, accumulation

  2. hoard(v)

    Synonyms:
    garner, amass, save, treasure

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    howard, treasure, treasury

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How to use hoard in a sentence?

  1. Adam Daubney:

    The area between Grantham and Boston was a zone of intense conflict between the Parliamentarians and the Royalists in the early years of the war, so we can think of the Ewerby hoard as being from the ‘front-line,’ the hoard tells us about the uncertainty and fear that must have been felt at the time, but quite why it was buried – and by whom – is impossible to say.

  2. Justice Calo Reign:

    The purpose of #wealth is to #heal and not to #hoard. In your selfishness with your wealth you renounce your claim to it.

  3. President Trump:

    Food Many grocers are limiting the number of certain items that can be purchased, such asmilk, eggs andmeat. As stores continue to restock Food Many grocers shelves, some shoppers are resorting tocanned goods, frozen fruitsand other alternatives. President Trump assured Americans on Monday that there is no need to hoard supplies, saying the supply chain remained healthy. You dont have to buy so much, take it easy, just relax.

  4. RVM:

    It is strange—people chase and hoard money, and even cheat the world to become rich only to finally leave it all behind.

  5. Kobi Sharvit:

    The discovery of such a large hoard of coins that had such tremendous economic power in antiquity raises several possibilities regarding its presence on the seabed, there is probably a shipwreck there of an official treasury boat which was on its way to the central government in Egypt with taxes that had been collected.


Translations for hoard

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  • depotCzech
  • skat, puge, forråd, samle, hamstreDanish
  • Vorrat, Hort, hortenGerman
  • tesoro, guardado, acaparar, atesorar, acaparamiento, bien oculto, amasarSpanish
  • ahnehtia, kahmia, rohmuta, kätkö, aarre, kahmaista, hamstrataFinnish
  • accumuler, magot, trésor, amasser, thésauriserFrench
  • taisgScottish Gaelic
  • ढेरHindi
  • kincsHungarian
  • trezorifar, amasigar, amaseskar, akumularIdo
  • scorta, rinvenimento, tesoro, tesaurizzare, gruzzolo, scoperta, collezionare, accumulareItalian
  • opstapelenDutch
  • hamstreNorwegian
  • gromadzićPolish
  • tesouro, acumularPortuguese
  • запаса́ть, запа́с, запасти́Russian
  • Chinese

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