be+in+store+for

  • 1 in store (for somebody) — in store (for sb) idiom waiting to happen to sb • We don t know what life holds in store for us. • If she had known what lay in store for her, she would never have agreed to go. • …

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  • 2 in store (for someone) — phrase if something is in store for you, it will happen to you in the future None of us knew what lay in store. Thesaurus: certain or likely to happensynonym general words meaning to happensynonym Main entry: store …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 3 in store for someone — in store (for (someone/something)) planned or likely to happen. We have a big surprise in store for you. She s got a difficult few months in store, with her husband s illness …

    New idioms dictionary

  • 4 in store for something — in store (for (someone/something)) planned or likely to happen. We have a big surprise in store for you. She s got a difficult few months in store, with her husband s illness …

    New idioms dictionary

  • 5 in store for — in store (for (someone/something)) planned or likely to happen. We have a big surprise in store for you. She s got a difficult few months in store, with her husband s illness …

    New idioms dictionary

  • 6 what is in store for — what is expected to happen to, what the day will bring to, what the future holds in store for …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 7 in store for — in the future, going to happen    Carlos didn t know what was in store for him in Canada …

    English idioms

  • 8 knows what is in store for him — knows what lies ahead of him, his eyes are wide open …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 9 Store — Store, n. [OE. stor, stoor, OF. estor, provisions, supplies, fr. estorer to store. See {Store}, v. t.] 1. That which is accumulated, or massed together; a source from which supplies may be drawn; hence, an abundance; a great quantity, or a great… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 10 Store clothes — Store Store, n. [OE. stor, stoor, OF. estor, provisions, supplies, fr. estorer to store. See {Store}, v. t.] 1. That which is accumulated, or massed together; a source from which supplies may be drawn; hence, an abundance; a great quantity, or a… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 Store pay — Store Store, n. [OE. stor, stoor, OF. estor, provisions, supplies, fr. estorer to store. See {Store}, v. t.] 1. That which is accumulated, or massed together; a source from which supplies may be drawn; hence, an abundance; a great quantity, or a… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 store lease — ➔ lease2 * * * store lease UK US noun [C] COMMERCE, LAW, PROPERTY ► an agreement in which a person or a business rents a store for a particular period of time: »With dozens of store leases expiring later in the year, more closures are anticipated …

    Financial and business terms

  • 13 store — store1 W1S1 [sto: US sto:r] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(shop)¦ 2¦(supply)¦ 3¦(place to keep things)¦ 4 in store (for somebody) 5¦(military)¦ 6 set great/considerable etc store by something ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1.) ¦(SHOP)¦ a place where goods are sold to the publ …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 store — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 place where you can buy things ⇨ See also ↑shop ADJECTIVE ▪ big, large, major (esp. BrE) ▪ small ▪ retail ▪ …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 15 store — n. shop, establishment where goods are sold (esp. AE; see the Usage Note for shop) 1) to manage, operate, run a store 2) a bookstore; candy; chain, multiple (BE); clothing; company; convenience; department; discount store; drugstore; five and… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 16 store — [[t]stɔ͟ː(r)[/t]] ♦♦ stores, storing, stored 1) N COUNT A store is a building or part of a building where things are sold. In British English, store is used mainly to refer to a large shop selling a variety of goods, but in American English a… …

    English dictionary

  • 17 store — 1 noun (C) 1 LARGE SHOP a large place that sells many different kinds of goods: At Christmas the stores stay open late. see also: chain store, department store, general store 2 SHOP AmE a place where goods are sold to the public; shop 1 (1):… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 store — store1 [ stɔr ] noun count *** 1. ) AMERICAN a place that sells goods: Some stores are overcharging their customers. a grocery store If you have any comments, could you please speak to the store manager. a ) only before noun relating to a store 2 …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 19 store — /stɔ / (say staw) noun 1. a large shop with many departments or belonging to a chain with many branches: a Myer store. 2. a small shop: corner store; video store. 3. a supply or stock of something, especially one for future use. 4. a. a place on… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 20 store — storer, n. /stawr, stohr/, n., v., stored, storing, adj. n. 1. an establishment where merchandise is sold, usually on a retail basis. 2. a grocery: We need bread and milk from the store. 3. a stall, room, floor, or building housing or suitable… …

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