- 1store something (away/up) to put something somewhere and keep it there to use later animals storing up food for the winter You can store coffee beans in the freezer to keep them fresh. He hoped the electronic equipment was safely stored away.
- 2store something to keep information or facts in a computer or in your brain Thousands of pieces of data are stored in a computer's memory. Phrasal Verbsstore somethingup
NAmE//stɔr//Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they store
he / she / it stores
past simple stored
-ing form storing