treasure trove

  1. any collection of valuables that is discovered
    mother's attic was a treasure trove when we were looking for antiques
    her book was a treasure trove of new ideas
  2. treasure of unknown ownership found hidden (usually in the earth)
Linguix Browser extension
Fix your writing
on millions of websites
Get Started For Free Linguix pencil

How To Use treasure trove In A Sentence

  • Think of it as a treasure trove for the best pieces by young and up-and-coming designers. Times, Sunday Times
  • If diving for wrecks turns you on, Bermuda is a veritable treasure trove of maritime disaster, with a wreck collection including 16th century Spanish galleons, warships and a luxury transatlantic liner.
  • Well, next weekend the treasure trove gets a good airing. Times, Sunday Times
  • For the transcriber, the collection is a treasure trove of little discoveries -- the antiquated use of "farinaceous" instead of today's "pasta"; the remarkable preponderance of oyster dishes; the revelation that steaks cost twenty-five cents, not twenty-five dollars. The New York Public Library: All Hands on Deck: NYPL Turns to the Crowd to Develop Digital Collections
  • So much for the treasure trove of broadleaved diversity.
  • The auction contains a treasure trove of signature pieces including chokers, tiaras, earrings and a myriad of other costume jewelry once owned by Hilton.
  • The material inside the skull is an aggregate of clay-sized chloritic material and is a treasure trove of minerals.
  • A Roman soldier's pay, found by a metal detector enthusiast in Norfolk, has been declared treasure trove at an inquest in Diss.
  • Villa owners are now getting together to revive their former splendour, realising they have a cultural treasure trove to offer tourists. The Sun
  • I understand his filmography is a treasure trove of potential comedy, but seriously, Lance, try doing the bare-minimum of research next time, Champ. DAX SHEPARD SHOULD FIRE HIS AGENT
View all
This website uses cookies to make Linguix work for you. By using this site, you agree to our cookie policy