hoarder

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hoard

 (hôrd)
n.
1. A supply or store of something held or hidden for future use.
2. A collection or supply, as of memories or information, that one keeps to oneself for future use.
v. hoard·ed, hoard·ing, hoards
v.tr.
1. To accumulate a hoard of: hoarded his money in a box under the bed.
2. To accumulate as much of (something) as one can, as when fearing a shortage.
3. To keep hidden or private: "the impulse to hoard the raw material of experience and turn it into art" (Bernard Cooper).
v.intr.
To gather or accumulate a hoard.

[Middle English hord, from Old English; see (s)keu- in Indo-European roots.]

hoard′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hoarder - a person who accumulates things and hides them away for future use
pack rat, scavenger, magpie - someone who collects things that have been discarded by others
miser - a stingy hoarder of money and possessions (often living miserably)
niggard, scrooge, skinflint, churl - a selfish person who is unwilling to give or spend
penny pincher - someone who is excessively careful with money (who pinches every penny before letting go of it)
saver - someone who saves (especially money)

hoarder

noun saver, miser, collector, squirrel (informal), magpie (Brit.), tight-arse (taboo slang), tight-ass (U.S. taboo slang), niggard Most hoarders have favourite hiding places.
Translations
مُدَّخِر
hrabivec
hamstrer
áruhalmozó
safnari; hamstrari
chamtivec

hoarder

[ˈhɔːdəʳ] N to be a hoarderser un acaparador

hoarder

n (= animal) Tier, das Vorräte anlegt (= person)Hamsterer m, → Hamsterin f

hoard

(hoːd) noun
a (sometimes hidden) store (of treasure, food etc). When she was supposed to be on a diet she secretly kept a hoard of potato crisps in a cupboard.
verb
to store up or keep large quantities of (something), often in secret. His mother told him to stop hoarding old newspapers.
ˈhoarder noun