store

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store is part of the Basic English 850.

Pronunciation[change]

  • (file)

Noun[change]

Singular
store

Plural
stores

A bookstore
  1. (countable) A store is a building with many things in it, where people can exchange money for things.
    He went to the store to get some milk.


Verb[change]

Plain form
store

Third-person singular
stores

Past tense
stored

Past participle
stored

Present participle
storing

(transitive & intransitive)

  1. To store something is to put something away, usually if it is not being used.
    John stored his broken computer in his closet, to make room for his new computer.