An example of an archive is a room in a library where old manuscripts are kept.
An example of archive is to put away family photos into albums and keep in a special place.
An example of an archive is a collection of old magazines.
I was planning on archiving the documents from 2001.
Old land deeds in the municipal archives.
His archive of Old High German language texts is the most extensive in Britain.
The archive of the mind.
Origin of archive
- From French archives from Latin archīva from Greek arkheia pl. of arkheion town hall from arkhē government from arkhein to rule
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition