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

Translation of store in Italian:


  • 4 (storage) See examples:to put something in(to) store
    mettere qualcosa in magazzino
    (goods, furniture)
    there's a surprise, a nasty shock in store for him [figurative]
    lo aspetta una sorpresa, un brutto shock
    I wonder what the future has in store (for us)
    mi chiedo cosa ci riservi il futuro

also: stores plural noun

  • 1 (supplies)
    provviste (feminine) , scorte (feminine)
    to take on stores (Nautical)
    approvvigionare o vettovagliare

transitive verb

  • 2 (accumulate)
    fare provvista, scorta di
    (food, supplies, fuel)
    (energy, heat, water)
  • 3 (hold)
    (cupboard, fridge, freezer) (food, objects)


to set great store by something

dare molta importanza a qualcosa o tenere qualcosa in gran conto

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

non dare molta importanza, dare poca importanza a qualcosa

Phrasal verbs

store away:

store [something] away, store away [something]
mettere via
(clothes, furniture, objects)

store up:

store up [something]
fare provvista, scorta di
(food, supplies)
(energy, heat)
(hatred, resentment, unhappiness)
you're storing up trouble, problems for yourself
non fai che accumulare guai, problemi

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