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Definitions for warehouse
ˈwɛərˌhaʊs; -ˌhaʊz, -ˌhaʊs; -ˌhaʊ zɪzware·house

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. warehouse, storage warehouseverb

    a storehouse for goods and merchandise

  2. warehouseverb

    store in a warehouse

Wiktionary

  1. warehousenoun

    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. warehouseverb

    To store, as in a warehouse.

  3. warehouseverb

    To confine people to institutions for long-term periods.

  4. warehousenoun

    Plural form of warehouseman.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Warehousenoun

    a storehouse for wares, or goods

  2. Warehouseverb

    to deposit or secure in a warehouse

  3. Warehouseverb

    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.

Editors Contribution

  1. warehouse

    A type of building.

    The warehouse was used for various purposes.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 11, 2020  

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  1. Nouns Frequency

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

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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

Examples of warehouse in a Sentence

  1. 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.

  2. Marjorie Greene:

    The real hypocrisy of this lie and attack on me and my company is the fact that John Cowan does not have any of John Cowan companies registered on E-verify, marjorie Greene own toy company, CortexToys, which manufactures its toys in Communist China and operates out of a warehouse in Rome, Ga., is not registered on E-verify. So not only does John Cowan send American jobs overseas, John Cowan also does not verify [ the ] legality of citizenship of employees here in the U.S.

  3. Thai Anh Tuan:

    At the height of the harvest, having enough space to create an aisle to walk through the warehouse becomes a luxury, every tiny bit of space will be taken up by these little beans.

  4. Tom Tyler:

    We're in the process of building a new warehouse for some of those now that have walls that you can literally take a tractor trailer and drive into them and they won't go. Very, very heavy duty, blast-proof walls.

  5. Sylvain Flipot:

    We're sending some goods to an Amazon warehouse in Germany, but it's costing four times as much, and there are long delays.

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