Definitions for warehousing

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word warehousing

Princeton's WordNet

  1. repositing, reposition, storage, warehousing(noun)

    depositing in a warehouse

    "they decided to reposition their furniture in a recommended repository in Brooklyn"; "my car is in storage"; "publishers reduced print runs to cut down the cost of warehousing"


  1. warehousing(Noun)

    the act of placing goods in a warehouse

Webster Dictionary

  1. Warehousing

    of Warehouse

  2. Warehousing(noun)

    the act of placing goods in a warehouse, or in a customhouse store

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie:

    We need to keep violent folks behind bars as long as we can. But non-violent offenders, drug offenders that we're warehousing in prisons for years makes no sense.

  2. Leslie Holman:

    This is unjust and a repudiation of our nation's values and historic commitment to justice for all, doesn't that tell the administration that these most vulnerable of human beings deserve protection rather than warehousing as prisoners?

  3. Michael Risher:

    The law is clear that when the state prosecutes a person who is unable to participate in the proceedings they have to suspend the proceedings and send that person for evaluation and treatment – and they have to do that promptly, instead, we are warehousing hundreds of people in county jails.


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