Definition and Meanings for hoard
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Part of Speech of hoard
noun, transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun, intransitive verb
Etymology of hoard
Meaning of hoard
- see hoarding, 2.
- a store, stock, or quantity of anything accumulated or laid up; a hidden supply; a treasure; as, a hoard of provisions; a hoard of money.
as transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun
- to collect and lay up; to amass and deposit in secret; to store secretly, or for the sake of keeping and accumulating; as, to hoard grain.
as intransitive verb
- to lay up a store or hoard, as of money.