Definition of Warehouse in English :

Define Warehouse in English

Warehouse meaning in English

Meaning of Warehouse in English

Pronunciation of Warehouse in English

Warehouse pronunciation in English

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1. storage warehouse, warehouse

a storehouse for goods and merchandise


2. warehouse

store in a warehouse

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noun (ˈwɛəˌhaʊs )
a place where goods are stored prior to their use, distribution, or sale
2.  bonded warehouse
3. mainly British
a large commercial, esp wholesale, establishment
verb (ˈwɛəˌhaʊz , -ˌhaʊs)
4. (transitive)
to store or place in a warehouse, esp a bonded warehouse

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see synonyms of warehouse
a building where wares, or goods, are stored, as before distribution to retailers, or are kept in reserve, in bond, etc.
2.  Chiefly British
a wholesale store or, esp. formerly, a large retail store
verb transitiveWord forms: ˈwareˌhoused or ˈwareˌhousing
to place or store in a warehouse
to place (a child, mentally ill person, etc.) in a large, impersonal institution

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see synonyms of warehouse
1. A place in which goods or merchandise are stored; a storehouse.
2. A large, usually wholesale shop.
tr.v. (also -houz) ware·housed, ware·hous·ing, ware·hous·es
1. To place or store in a warehouse, especially in a bonded or government warehouse.
2. To institutionalize (a person) in usually deficient housing and in conditions in which medical, educational, psychiatric, and social services are below par or absent: "has felt forced to warehouse hundreds of children in temporary shelters" (Justine Wise Polier).

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