What is another word for repositories?

Pronunciation: [ɹɪpˈɒsɪtəɹˌiz] (IPA)

There are several synonyms for the word "repositories" that can be used to convey the same meaning. One such synonym is "archives", which refers to a collection of historical records or documents. Another synonym is "depot", which is used to describe a place where goods or supplies are stored. "Vaults" is also a synonym for repositories and is commonly associated with a secure storage place used to safeguard valuable items. "Warehouses" is another synonym often used to describe a large storage facility for goods or products. Other synonyms for repositories include storehouse, depository, and stockroom. All of these words can be used interchangeably to express the concept of a place where things are kept or stored.

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Usage examples for Repositories

On these accounts they were the repositories of much wealth and treasure: in times of peril they were crowded with things of value.
"A New System; or, an Analysis of Antient Mythology. Volume II. (of VI.)"
Jacob Bryant
They were the great repositories of treasure; which people there entrusted, as to places of great security.
"A New System; or, an Analysis of Antient Mythology. Volume II. (of VI.)"
Jacob Bryant
The earliest repositories of books were connected with temples or palaces, either because priests under all civilisations have been par excellence the learned class, while despots have patronised art and literature; or because such a position was thought to offer greater security.
"The Care of Books"
John Willis Clark

Famous quotes with Repositories

  • It is almost everywhere the case that soon after it is begotten the greater part of human wisdom is laid to rest in repositories.
    Georg C. Lichtenberg
  • Today it is not the classroom nor the classics which are the repositories of models of eloquence, but the ad agencies.
    Marshall McLuhan
  • Today it is not the classroom nor the classics which are the repositories of models of eloquence, but the ad agencies.
    Marshall McLuhan
  • Do not seek to find hope among your leaders. They are the repositories of poison. Their interest in you extends only so far as their ability to control you.
    Steven Erikson

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