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treasury

treas·ur·y

treasury

 
pronunciation:
tre zh ri
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part of speech: noun
inflections: treasuries
definition 1: a place where funds are deposited and held.
synonyms:
bank, coffer, safe, strongbox, vault
similar words:
depository, repository, till
definition 2: the funds of a club, business, government, or the like.
synonyms:
coffers, finances, funds
similar words:
assets, capital, holdings, money, reserve, resources
definition 3: (cap.) the government department responsible for public revenue.
synonyms:
revenue
similar words:
exchequer
definition 4: a collection of valuables or other highly-prized items.
synonyms:
collection
similar words:
assemblage, cache, compilation, hoard
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