What does Warehouse mean?

Definitions for Warehouseˈwɛərˌhaʊs; -ˌhaʊz, -ˌhaʊs; -ˌhaʊ zɪz

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Warehouse.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. warehouse, storage warehouse(verb)

    a storehouse for goods and merchandise

  2. warehouse(verb)

    store in a warehouse

Wiktionary

  1. warehouse(Noun)

    A place for storing large amounts of products (wares). In logistics, a place where products go to from the manufacturer before going to the retailer.

  2. warehouse(Verb)

    To store, as in a warehouse.

  3. warehouse(Verb)

    To confine people to institutions for long-term periods.

  4. warehouse(Noun)

    Plural form of warehouseman.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Warehouse(noun)

    a storehouse for wares, or goods

  2. Warehouse(verb)

    to deposit or secure in a warehouse

  3. Warehouse(verb)

    to place in the warehouse of the government or customhouse stores, to be kept until duties are paid

Freebase

  1. Warehouse

    A warehouse is a commercial building for storage of goods. Warehouses are used by manufacturers, importers, exporters, wholesalers, transport businesses, customs, etc. They are usually large plain buildings in industrial areas of cities and towns and villages. They usually have loading docks to load and unload goods from trucks. Sometimes warehouses are designed for the loading and unloading of goods directly from railways, airports, or seaports. They often have cranes and forklifts for moving goods, which are usually placed on ISO standard pallets loaded into pallet racks. Stored goods can include any raw materials, packing materials, spare parts, components, or finished goods associated with agriculture, manufacturing and production.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Warehouse' in Nouns Frequency: #2444

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Warehouse in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Warehouse in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mark McCombe:

    We love energy and we love anything that has the characteristics of becoming too expensive for the banks to warehouse.

  2. Carl Levin:

    There's no doubt these six deals that you welcomed as a warehouse and Goldman approved had a direct influence on the length of queue.

  3. Khairul Nova:

    The latest information we have is about 794 people were found in the middle of the sea and brought ashore by fishermen at 5 a. m., they are now in a warehouse by the port as a temporary arrangement.

  4. Georgia Tech:

    In the future, farmers could send machines into their fields to inspect the crops, workers on manufacturing floors could direct robots to one side of the warehouse to collect items, then quickly direct them to another area if the need changes.

  5. Dave Parris:

    In 2002, when my book was first published, we reported that police found six addresses in the San Francisco Bay area alone. Some of them were properties, some of them were post offices, some of them were warehouse facilities. There were other address in northern California, southern California, as well as other parts of the country.

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