What does warehouse mean?

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

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

How to pronounce warehouse?

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How to say warehouse in sign language?

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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. Huawei Technologies Co Inc:

    The equipment, to the best of HT USA's knowledge, remains in a bureaucratic limbo in an Alaskan warehouse.

  2. Mark McCombe:

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

  3. 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.

  4. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras:

    We will not allow Greece or any other country to be turned into a warehouse of souls, we are at a crucial moment for the future of Europe.

  5. Adam Smith:

    They could have shut us down quite easily, but there were 500 people in the warehouse, including families and kids, with shopping trollies full of food.

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