larder


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lar·der

 (lär′dər)
n.
1. A place, such as a pantry or cellar, where food is stored.
2. A supply of food.

[Middle English, from Anglo-Norman, from Medieval Latin lārdārium, from Latin lārdum, bacon.]

larder

(ˈlɑːdə)
n
a room or cupboard, used as a store for food
[C14: from Old French lardier, from lard]

lar•der

(ˈlɑr dər)

n.
1. a room or place where food is kept; pantry.
2. a supply of food.
[1275–1325; Middle English < Anglo-French; Old French lardier. See lard, -er2]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.larder - a supply of food especially for a household
commissariat, provisions, viands, victuals, provender - a stock or supply of foods
2.larder - a small storeroom for storing foods or wineslarder - a small storeroom for storing foods or wines
still room, stillroom - a pantry or storeroom connected with the kitchen (especially in a large house) for preparing tea and beverages and for storing liquors and preserves and tea etc
storage room, storeroom, stowage - a room in which things are stored

larder

noun pantry, store, cupboard, storeroom, scullery The larder was stocked with tasty home-made jams and chutneys.
Translations
spíž
spisekammer
ruokakomero
smočnica
kamra
búr
食料置場
식료품 저장실
podėlissandėliukas
pieliekamais
špajza
skafferi
ตู้เก็บอาหาร
tủ đựng thức ăn

larder

[ˈlɑːdəʳ] Ndespensa f

larder

[ˈlɑːrr] ngarde-manger m inv

larder

n (esp Brit) (= room)Speisekammer f; (= cupboard)Speiseschrank m

larder

[ˈlɑːdəʳ] ndispensa

larder

(ˈlaːdə) noun
a room or cupboard where food is stored in a house.

larder

مَوْضِعٌ لِـحِفْظِ الأَطْعِمَةِ spíž spisekammer Speisekammer κελάρι alacena ruokakomero garde-manger smočnica dispensa 食料置場 식료품 저장실 provisiekamer spiskammer spiżarnia despensa кладовая skafferi ตู้เก็บอาหาร kiler tủ đựng thức ăn 贮藏处
References in classic literature ?
There was plenty of food in the larder, and while Beth and Amy set the table, Meg and Jo got breakfast, wondering as they did why servants ever talked about hard work.
Game, too, was plentiful and the electric rifles of Tom and Ned added to the larder.
Pontellier's absence, and she begged her to take all thought and responsibility of the larder upon her own shoulders.
The scout witnessed his departure with complacency, nodding his head after him, and muttering his good wishes; after which he very coolly set about an examination of the state of the larder, among the Hurons, the cavern, among other purposes, being used as a receptacle for the fruits of their hunts.
Wal, I puts up my larder dis yer side; 'tan't no go;--den, cause I don't try dere no more, but puts my larder right de contrar side, an't I persistent?
So this little book fed me in a very hungry place; and I, in my turn, intend to feed my reader, with one or two little lunches from the same larder.
Some had no spare room, some had a larder less well stocked than usual, some had sickness in the family, some were "unequally yoked together with unbelievers" who disliked strange ministers.
I was accustomed to speak of the larder when I lived with papa and mama, and I use the word almost unconsciously.
In troth,'' replied the Outlaw, ``for I scorn to lie to your Grace, our larder is chiefly supplied with '' He stopped, and was somewhat embarrassed.
THE water was all slippy- sloppy in the larder and in the back passage.
While engaged in this and other talk, night overtook them on the road before they had reached or discovered any place of shelter; and what made it still worse was that they were dying of hunger, for with the loss of the alforjas they had lost their entire larder and commissariat; and to complete the misfortune they met with an adventure which without any invention had really the appearance of one.
The next day, 11th February, the larder of the Nautilus was enriched by some more delicate game.