a hidden storage space (for money or provisions or weapons)
(computer science) RAM memory that is set aside as a specialized buffer storage that is continually updated; used to optimize data transfers between system elements with different characteristics
a secret store of valuables or money
save up as for future use
have or hold in one's hands or grip; "Hold this bowl for a moment, please"; "A crazy idea took hold of him"
be pertinent or relevant or applicable; "The same laws apply to you!"; "This theory holds for all irrational numbers"; "The same rules go for everyone"
be the physical support of; carry the weight of; "The beam holds up the roof"; "He supported me with one hand while I balanced on the beam"; "What's holding that mirror?"
keep in a certain state, position, or activity; e.g., "keep clean"; "hold in place"; "She always held herself as a lady"; "The students keep me on my toes"
to close within bounds, limit or hold back from movement; "This holds the local until the express passengers change trains"; "About a dozen animals were held inside the stockade"; "The illegal immigrants were held at a detention center"; "The terrorists held the journalists for ransom"
remain in a certain state, position, or condition; "The weather
a lack of affection or enthusiasm; "a distressing coldness of tone and manner"
coldness due to a cold environment
the trait of being uncommunicative; not volunteering anything more than necessary
a feeling of fear of embarrassment
an electronic memory device; "a memory and the CPU form the central part of a computer to which peripherals are attached"
keep or lay aside for future use; "store grain for the winter"; "The bear stores fat for the period of hibernation when he doesn't eat"
a mercantile establishment for the retail sale of goods or services; "he bought it at a shop on Cape Cod"
find a place for and put away for storage; "where should we stow the vegetables?"; "I couldn't store all the books in the attic so I sold some"
a depository for goods; "storehouses were built close to the docks"
a supply of something available for future use; "he brought back a large store of Cuban cigars"
a large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese
be a substitute; "The young teacher had to substitute for the sick colleague"; "The skim milk substitutes for cream--we are on a strict diet"
a submersible warship usually armed with torpedoes