We went to London and Paris last spring, where we saw the sights and shopped at stores like Chanel and Dior.
But when he saw that all his neighbours were also heading to the stores for stocks, he changed his mind.
The pieces will be consistently stocked in stores, unlike special seasonal runway pieces.
I usually absorb so much of it, that it just stores in my mind.
Our £ sales per square foot across nearly 200 stores reached over £340.
There was something she wanted Stella to send on after her from the Army and Navy stores.
"I pay them the same as the other stores do," he repeated, sullenly.
Thompson kept one of the stores, while Cleveland was proprietor of the butcher shop.
We captured an immense amount of these stores, a portion of which we carried away.
I got six stores in the northern-tier counties of Pennsylvania.
mid-13c., "to supply or stock," from Old French estorer "erect, furnish, store," from Latin instaurare "restore," from in- "in" + -staurare, from a noun cognate with Greek stauros "pole, stake" (see steer (v.)). The meaning "to keep in store for future use" (1550s) probably is a back-formation from store (n.).
c.1300, "that with which a household, camp, etc. is stored," from store (v.). Sense of "sufficient supply (of anything)" is attested from late 15c. The meaning "place where goods are kept for sale" is first recorded 1721 in American English (British prefers shop). Stores "articles and equipment for an army" is from 1630s. In store "laid up for future use" (also of events, etc.) is recorded from late 14c. Store-bought is attested from 1952, American English; earlier store-boughten (1883).