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Definitionto gather something valuable and store it; or a collection of such things
- I had my own old plate, with a brown view of a man-of-war in full sail upon it, which Peggotty had hoarded somewhere all the time I had been away, and would not have had broken, she said, for a hundred pounds.Chapters 7-9 (48% in)
- He had hoarded, all these years, I found, to good purpose.Chapters 31-33 (2% in)
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