Money is like fertilizer; when hoarded it stinks, when spread around, things grow.
She hoarded water compulsively and was consumed with panic that her baby might not survive.
And I keep wondering what would have happened if his unquiet mother had hoarded books instead of semiautomatic weapons.
When I was a little kid, I hoarded my $2 weekly allowance while my older brother spent his instantly.
Wisdom that is hid and treasure that is hoarded, what profit is there in both?
But she accepted her riches soberly, and did not fret that they must be so hoarded.
We got it mostly from the aliens in the East End; they'd hoarded it, you know; but they were willing to sell at a premium.
Pygmalion's hoarded wealth is borne overseas; a woman leads the work.
In place of this excessive contemporaneity we shall give a larger share of time and honor to the hoarded lessons of antiquity.
Thought we must have hoarded it, but we told them that it came from the Red River drivers.
Old English hord "treasure, valuable stock or store," from Proto-Germanic *huzdam (cf. Old Saxon hord "treasure, hidden or inmost place," Old Norse hodd, German Hort, Gothic huzd "treasure," literally "hidden treasure"), from PIE root *(s)keu- "to cover, conceal" (see hide (n.1)).
Old English hordian, cognate with Old High German gihurten, German gehorden, Gothic huzdjan, from the root of hoard (n.). Related: Hoarded; hoarding.