treasure house love

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A place where items of great value are stored or can be found.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A treasury.
  • n. A building where valuable things are stored.

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Examples

  • English schemes for the spoilation of her South American treasure house and the emancipation from her rule of the several colonies there.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 8: Infamy-Lapparent

  • All these eager children, all these fine-browed women, all these scholars going home to write learned books ” I and they had this glorious thing in common, this noble treasure house of learning.

    The Promised Land

  • And they'd tried to defend their treasure house against European infantry … [4l]

    Flashman and the Dragon

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