Translation of store in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 countable or uncountable (stock, supply) to keep a store of somethingshe has a vast store of witty anecdotestener una reserva or provisión de algohe has a store of experience to draw ontiene una enorme colección de anécdotas graciosasin storewe always keep some drink in storetiene el recurso de su amplia experienciathere's a surprise in store for hersiempre tenemos bebida de reservaknowing what was in store, she left homela espera una sorpresawe have a surprise in store for yousabiendo lo que la esperaba, se fue de la casawho knows what the future has in store?te tenemos (preparada) una sorpresato set great/little store by something¿quién sabe lo que nos deparará el futuro?dar mucho/poco valor a algoExample sentences1.2
also: stores plural(Military, Nautical)Example sentences
- Here, the dollar is ubiquitous as a store of value, a measure of wealth and a pricing mechanism.
- Fittingly, this book provides a store of fascinating insights for those who love him, and a supply of brickbats for those who don't.
- Kerr is fortunate to have such a store of commitment at hand.
- For Sgt Nathan Walsh, this means stores and equipment from Australia have arrived.
- The ship carries provisions and stores for battalion transportation for more than ten days.
- The supply of stores to the ship, which required a detailed and lengthy programme, is now well under way.
- 2 (warehouse, storage place) (often plural) he works in the store(s)all our furniture is in store (British English)trabaja en el almacén or en el depósito or (Mexico) en la bodegatenemos todos los muebles en depósito or en un guardamueblesExample sentences
- The service says that there are 384 000 tons in the licensed public stores, grain depositories and the mills.
- The sale includes a shop with floor space of 216 square metres and a store of 12 square metres.
- As Ray opened the door to a store of some sort, Rhea saw all of the weapons and armors.
- 1 1.1 (keep)(food/drink/supplies)(Business) (goods)(information)(electricity)store in a cool, dry placewe have nowhere to store those filesconsérvese en un lugar fresco y secothe children's old toys are stored (away) in the atticno tenemos donde guardar esos archivosenergy is stored in the body in the form of fatlos juguetes viejos de los niños están guardados en el desván1.2 (Computing)el cuerpo almacena or acumula energía en forma de grasa(data/program)Example sentences
- In these solutions, confidential information is stored on a secure Web server.
- Information is stored on the card and updated every time it is used in a transaction.
- This information will be stored on a special website so pupils can record and learn about the main issues in recycling and managing waste in the region.
- 2 2.1 (put in store)(furniture)2.2 (stock, supply) See examples:to store somethingmandar a un depósito or a un guardamuebles
withsomethingto store a ship with provisionsabastecer algo dealgoabastecer un barco de provisionesExample sentences
- Gareth took note and he took to a search for a suitable island to store his accumulated loot.
- Psychics say storing things causes corresponding accumulations in our bodies - a horrifying thought for hoarders.
- Even the biggest bookstores don't have enough room to store a fraction of the new books that wash in and out, like foam on a tide.
adjective store-bought Pronunciation: /ˈstɔːrbɔːt/, /ˈstɔːbɔːt/
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