Definition Of stow


pack or store (an object) carefully and neatly in a particular place.

the bathhouse offers baskets in which to stow your clothes

Example Of stow

  • A large area below the lower bunk proved useful for storage, and you can stow empty luggage around the boat.

  • Extra storage space can be found beneath the boot floor, where valuables can be stowed out of sight.

  • He stows everything in jute sacks on his cycle-cart.

  • He unlocked it and the trunk, stowing our stuff in there.

  • I accomplished the journey without incident but felt a great relief when I pulled up on the drive to unload the bags and then stow the car safely back in the garage.

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