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hoard
used in A Christmas Carol

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Definition
to gather something valuable and store it; or a collection of such things
  • He sat down to the dinner that had been hoarding for him by the fire; and when she asked him faintly what news (which was not until after a long silence), he appeared embarrassed how to answer.
    4 — The Last of the Three Spirits (62% in)

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