An example of a trove is the collection of expensive jewelry inside a secret deposit box.
Origin of troveShort for (treasure-)trove
- A treasure trove; a collection of treasure.
Originally in the phrase treasure trove, from Anglo-Norman tresor trovÃ© 'found treasure'; postnominal adjective later reinterpreted as head noun.
- The ever-growing online auction site is a treasure trove of architectural salvage, new building supplies, and the down right quirky items that make a room your own.
- Consignment shops--those that specialize in maternity clothes, children's clothing, and generic--are a treasure trove of exceptional buys for the expectant mother.
- The South seems to be a veritable treasure trove of haunted phenomena, and it is here that fans of the paranormal can find real haunted houses in Georgia.
- Whether you want to advancea fledging professional photo career, or you have just segued into the market after taking related college courses, digital photo books can be a treasure trove of practical information.
- However, what many shoppers do not realize is that specialty stores, like bridal stores, pageant stores and boutiques, can be a real treasure trove of lower priced but high quality petite sized formal garments.