Definition of Hoarder

1. Noun. A person who accumulates things and hides them away for future use.

Specialized synonyms: Magpie, Pack Rat, Scavenger, Miser, Churl, Niggard, Scrooge, Skinflint, Penny Pincher
Generic synonyms: Saver
Derivative terms: Hoard



Definition of Hoarder

1. n. One who hoards.

Definition of Hoarder

1. Noun. One who hoards; one who accumulates, collects, and stores. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Hoarder

1. one that hoards [n -S] - See also: hoards

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hoarder

hoactzines
hoactzins
hoaed
hoagie
hoagies
hoagy
hoaing
hoaky
hoar
hoar-frost
hoar-frosts
hoar frost
hoard
hoarded
hoarded wealth
hoarder (current term)
hoarders
hoarding
hoardingly
hoardings
hoards
hoared
hoarfrost
hoarfrosted
hoarfrosts
hoarhead
hoarheads
hoarhound
hoarhounds
hoarier

Literary usage of Hoarder

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1. The Auk: Quarterly Journal of Ornithology by American Ornithologists' Union, Nuttall Ornithological Club (1876)
"( To t>e continued,) THE RED-HEADED WOODPECKER A hoarder. IJY OP HAY. TIIK Woodpeckers arc eminently an insect-eating family, and their whole organization ..."

2. The Wall Street Point of View by Henry Clews (1900)
"The character and influence of the money hoarder and the absentee analyzed. — Decline in the rate of interest and of faith in the ..."

3. The Pocket Lacon: Comprising Nearly One Thousand Extracts from the Best Authors edited by John Taylor (1839)
"The hoarder passes restless nights, though he has nothing to fear: the squanderer sleeps soundly, and leaves want of repose to his creditors. ..."

4. Bulletin of the University of Wisconsin by University of Wisconsin (1908)
"48 The monastic hoarder is mentioned in the •Chronicle along with the churchwarden and the rail-thegn.80 The word can have but one translation: steward. ..."

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