Translation of "hoard" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /hɔːd/ us /hɔrd/

to collect a lot of something, often secretly

acumular (a escondidas)
He hoarded antique books in the attic.
noun uk /hɔːd/ us /hɔrd/

a lot of something that someone keeps secretly

montón (escondido)
Police found a hoard of stolen jewellery in the car.

(Translation of “hoard” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /hoːd/

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.
hoarder noun

acaparador, acumulador
She’s a hoarder of all kinds of junk.

(Translation of “hoard” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)