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store meaning

EN[stɔɹ] [stɔː] [sto(ː)ɹ] [stoə] [-ɔː(ɹ)]
US
WStore
  • Store may refer to:
  • A retail store: Establishment where merchandise is sold, usually a product, usually on a retail basis, and where wares are often kept.
  • A storage place where things are stored, e.g. a ship's paint store
  • Expendables released from an aircraft, such as ordnance or countermeasures
  • Štore, a town and a municipality in eastern Slovenia
  • The Store, 1932 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Thomas Sigismund Stribling
  • The Store (ITV), British shopping television programming on ITV1
FR store

    Definition of store in English Dictionary

  • NounPLstores
    1. A place where items may be accumulated or routinely kept.
      1. This building used to be a store for old tires. ‎
    2. A supply held in storage.
      1. (mainly North American) A place where items may be purchased.
        1. I need to get some milk from the grocery store. ‎
      2. (computing, dated) Memory.
        1. The main store of 1000 36-bit words seemed large at the time. ‎
      3. A large amount of information retained in one's memory.
        1. His vast store of jokes means he has something funny to say in every situation. ‎
      4. A great quantity or number.
      5. VerbSGstoresPRstoringPT, PPstored
        1. VT  To keep (something) while not in use, generally in a place meant for that purpose.
          1. The half-dozen pieces […] were painted white and carved with festoons of flowers, birds and cupids. To display them the walls had been tinted a vivid blue which had now faded, but the carpet, which had evidently been stored and recently relaid, retained its original turquoise.
        2. VT (computing)  Write (something) into memory or registers.
          1. This operation stores the result on the stack. ‎
        3. VI  To remain in good condition while stored.
          1. I don't think that kind of cheese will store well in the refrigerator. ‎
      6. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • The store needs to liquidize its stock so it can pay its creditors.
          • Other factors could also be at play: if fertiliser is not carefully stored and handled it can volatilise, with important proportions of its precious nitrogen content simply wafting up into the air.
          • The plaintiff also stresses that the store as a whole, and the customer exits especially, were closely surveilled.
        2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • The young boy liked to throw money away at the video arcade and candy store.
          • And for the first few songs, he was encouragingly, overcompensatingly manic, his good leg pumping, talking up the greatness in store.
          • I had buying you a present in mind when I went to the store.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Countable nouns
          • Verbs
            • Intransitive verbs
              • Transitive verbs
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            2. fr stores
            3. en stores
            4. en storehouse
            5. en storey
            Source: Wiktionary
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            Meaning of store for the defined word.

            Grammatically, this word "store" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, an intransitive verb and a transitive verb.
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