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|part of speech:
||the act of storing or state of being stored.
Will you be responsible for the storage of my furniture?
||a place for storing goods.
Our furniture is in storage while we look for a new place to live.My things should be safe in storage.
Word Builder: storage +
- storage cabinet:
a cabinet in which you store things.
- storage room:
a room in which you store things.
- storage closet:
a closet in which you store things.
The word storage
contains the following part:
that means act, process, or result of (the action indicated by the verb base)
More about this word part:
The suffix -age
attaches primarily to bases that are English verbs to form nouns. Base-final y becomes i and base-final silent e is dropped before ľage (carry + -age
, store + -age
) Some nouns ending in -age
are loan words from French (voyage
) whose bases are Latin roots.