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British English: /stɔː/
American English: /stɔr/

Translation of store in French:


  • 2 (supply) (of food, fuel, paper)
    (of knowledge, information) fonds mpl (of de)
    to keep/lay in a store of something
    avoir/constituer une réserve or provision de quelque chose
  • 4 (storage) to put something in(to) store
    mettre quelque chose au garde-meuble (furniture)
    mettre quelque chose en magasin, entreposer (goods)
    [figurative] there's a surprise/a nasty shock in store for him
    une surprise/une mauvaise surprise l'attend
    I wonder what the future has in store (for us)
    je me demande ce que l'avenir nous réserve

also: stores plural noun

  • 1 (supplies)
    provisions fpl
    to take on stores (Nautical)

transitive verb

  • 2 (accumulate)
    faire des provisions de (food, supplies, fuel)
    accumuler (energy, heat, water)
  • 3 (hold)
    (cupboard, fridge, freezer)
    contenir (food, objects)
  • 4 (Computing)
    mettre [quelque chose] en mémoire, mémoriser (data, records) (on sur)

also: stored past participle adjective

  • (food, wine, supplies) (gen) mis de côté
    [figurative] (troubles, unhappiness)


to set great store by something

attacher beaucoup d'importance à quelque chose

not to set great store by something to set little store by something

ne pas attacher beaucoup d'importance à quelque chose

Phrasal verbs

store away

store [something] away, store away [something]
mettre de côté, ranger (clothes, furniture, objects)

store up

store up [something]
accumuler (food, supplies, energy, heat)
accumuler (hatred, resentment, unhappiness)
you're storing up trouble/problems for yourself
tu ne fais qu'accumuler les ennuis/les problèmes
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