Definition of trove in English:

trove

Syllabification: trove
Pronunciation: /trōv
 
/

noun

  • A store of valuable or delightful things: the museum’s trove of antique treasure
    More example sentences
    • Today, these records offer troves of treasures to museum curators, anthropologists, and historians of science.
    • A long-sought trove of rare Beatles material reportedly found last month by a British tourist remained lost, a leading Beatles expert said.
    • I admit that I don't often go hunting for such troves - our house has only so much room to store them.

Origin

late 19th century: from treasure trove.

More definitions of trove

Definition of trove in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day coloratura
Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody