Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

storehouse

[stawr-hous, stohr-]
See more synonyms for storehouse on Thesaurus.com
noun, plural store·hous·es [stawr-hou-ziz, stohr-] /ˈstɔrˌhaʊ zɪz, ˈstoʊr-/.
  1. a building in which things are stored.
  2. any repository or source of abundant supplies, as of facts or knowledge.
Show More

Origin of storehouse

First recorded in 1300–50, storehouse is from the Middle English word storhous. See store, house

Synonyms

See more synonyms for storehouse on Thesaurus.com
1. warehouse, depot.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for storehouse

Contemporary Examples

Historical Examples


British Dictionary definitions for storehouse

storehouse

noun
  1. a place where things are stored
Show More
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Word Origin and History for storehouse

n.

mid-14c., from store (n.) + house (n.).

Show More
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper