What does storage mean?

Definitions for storage
ˈstɔr ɪdʒ, ˈstoʊr-stor·age

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. storage(noun)

    the act of storing something

  2. storehouse, depot, entrepot, storage, store(noun)

    a depository for goods

    "storehouses were built close to the docks"

  3. storage(noun)

    the commercial enterprise of storing goods and materials

  4. storage(noun)

    (computer science) the process of storing information in a computer memory or on a magnetic tape or disk

  5. memory, computer memory, storage, computer storage, store, memory board(noun)

    an electronic memory device

    "a memory and the CPU form the central part of a computer to which peripherals are attached"

  6. 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. storage(Noun)

    The act of storing goods or the state of being stored

    There's a lot of storage space in the loft.

  2. storage(Noun)

    A place for storing goods

  3. storage(Noun)

    The price charged for storing goods

  4. storage(Noun)

    That part of a computer, such as disks, where data is stored for longer-term retrieval than from memory.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Storage(noun)

    the act of depositing in a store or warehouse for safe keeping; also, the safe keeping of goods in a warehouse

  2. Storage(noun)

    space for the safe keeping of goods

  3. Storage(noun)

    the price changed for keeping goods in a store

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'storage' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3299

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'storage' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4643

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'storage' in Nouns Frequency: #1399

Anagrams for storage »

  1. toerags

  2. garotes

How to pronounce storage?

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How to say storage in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of storage in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of storage in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of storage in a Sentence

  1. Goldman Sachs:

    With more outlets including storage, excess production can be maintained on a longer time horizon before surpluses saturate markets and breach logistical and storage constraints.

  2. James Watson:

    Investors need a secure political framework for generation, self-consumption and storage of solar energy.

  3. Sam Rosen:

    Storage is almost like a utility, like a cell phone, a phone customer pays more than $ 100 a month, and over a lifetime they may be worth $ 30,000. Our customer could easily spend $ 5,000 over their lifetime with us.

  4. Oystein Berentsen:

    Land storage capacity is now limited but OPEC keeps increasing production so the oil price is relentlessly trending down. Short-term further pressure can be expected. Iran may return to the market in January which is causing concern of increasing oversupply.

  5. R. Buckminster Fuller:

    A self-balancing, 28-jointed adaptor-based biped; an electro-chemical reduction plant, integral with segregated stowages of special energy extracts in storage batteries, for subsequent actuation of thousands of hydraulic and pneumatic pumps, with motors attached; 62,000 miles of capillaries....

Images & Illustrations of storage

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Translations for storage

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  • تخزينArabic
  • lagerDanish
  • Lager, Speicher, Lagerung, SpeicherungGerman
  • depósito, bodega, almacén, almacenaje, almacenamientoSpanish
  • حافظهPersian
  • varastointi, varasto, tiedontallennusvälineFinnish
  • stockageFrench
  • tároló, tárolásHungarian
  • penyimpananIndonesian
  • immagazzinamento, magazzino, accumulo, memorizzazione, deposito, ConservazioneItalian
  • אִחסוּןHebrew
  • 保管, 貯蔵, ストレージJapanese
  • ಸಂಗ್ರಹಣೆKannada
  • reponoLatin
  • putungaMāori
  • opslag, opslagruimteDutch
  • lagerNorwegian
  • przechowywaniePolish
  • armazenagem, armazenamentoPortuguese
  • depozit, memorare, acumulare, înmagazinare, depozitare, magazie, stocare, rezervorRomanian
  • склад, запоминающее устройство, хранилище, ЗУ, память, хранение, накопитель, сохранение, плата за хранениеRussian
  • lagerutrymme, lagring, lager, magasinsutrymme, förråd, förvaring, magasin, magasinshyra, magasineringSwedish

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