Definition of hoarder in English:


Line breaks: hoard¦er
Pronunciation: /ˈhɔːdə(r)


  • A person who hoards things: I’m a bit of a hoarder
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    • Basically, hoarders accumulate an impossible number of animals - more than they can care or provide for, and far too many for the available space.
    • Anecdotal evidence suggests that a convicted hoarder will almost always collect again.
    • Some animal hoarders report compulsive collecting of strays or shelter animals.
    collector, saver, gatherer, accumulator, magpie, squirrel

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