Associations to the word «Hoard»


HOARD, noun. A hidden supply or fund.
HOARD, noun. (archaeology) A cache of valuable objects or artefacts; a trove.
HOARD, noun. Misspelling of horde.
HOARD, verb. To amass, usually for one's personal collection.

Dictionary definition

HOARD, noun. A secret store of valuables or money.
HOARD, verb. Save up as for future use.
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".

Wise words

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope