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Definitionto gather something valuable and store it; or a collection of such things
- Now men came bearing raiment of war from the king's hoard and they arrayed Aragorn and Legolas in shining mail.3.6 -- Book 3 Chapter 6 -- The King of the Golden Hall (86% in)
- Various reproachful names for himself came to Sam's mind, drawn from the Gaffer's large paternal word-hoard; then it also occurred to him that his master had been right: there had for the present been nothing to guard against.4.2 -- Book 4 Chapter 2 -- The Passage of the Marshes (21% in)
- Out of it came a stench, not the sickly odour of decay in the meads of Morgul, but a foul reek, as if filth unnameable were piled and hoarded in the dark within.4.9 -- Book 4 Chapter 9 -- Shelob's Lair (5% in)
There are no more uses of "hoard" in The Two Towers.
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