Associations to the word «Cache»


CACHE, noun. A store of things that may be required in the future, which can be retrieved rapidly, protected or hidden in some way.
CACHE, noun. (computing) A fast temporary storage where recently or frequently used information is stored to avoid having to reload it from a slower storage medium.
CACHE, noun. (geocaching) A container containing treasure in a global treasure-hunt game.
CACHE, verb. To place in a cache.
CACHE, verb. (Marijuana smoking) For the herb in a bowl to be entirely burnt to ashes and therefore having become empty, gone, or useless for further smoking

Dictionary definition

CACHE, noun. A hidden storage space (for money or provisions or weapons).
CACHE, noun. A secret store of valuables or money.
CACHE, noun. (computer science) RAM memory that is set aside as a specialized buffer storage that is continually updated; used to optimize data transfers between system elements with different characteristics.
CACHE, verb. Save up as for future use.

Wise words

Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.
Aldous Huxley