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Valid words made from Cache

You can make 19 words from 'cache' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


5 letters words from 'cache'

CACHE 12CHACE 12

4 letters words from 'cache'

ACHE 9CECA 8
EACH 9 

3 letters words from 'cache'

ACE 5ACH 8
CHA 8CHE 8
ECH 8HAE 6

2 letters words from 'cache'

AE 2AH 5
CH 7EA 2
EH 5HA 5
HE 5 

All 5 letters words made out of cache

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Definitions and meaning of cache

cache

Etymology 1

From French cache (as used by French Canadian trappers to mean "hiding place for stores"), from the verb cacher.

Pronunciation

  • (UK, US) enPR: kăsh, IPA(key): /kæʃ/; (proscribed) /kæˈʃeɪ/, /ˈkæʃ.eɪ/
  • Rhymes: -æʃ
  • Homophones: cash, cachet (for the proscribed pronunciation)
  • (General Australian) IPA(key): /kæɪʃ/
  • Rhymes: -eɪʃ

Noun

cache (plural caches)

  1. A store of things that may be required in the future, which can be retrieved rapidly, protected or hidden in some way.
    Members of the 29-man Discovery team laid down food caches to allow the polar team to travel light, hopping from food cache to food cache on their return journey.
  2. (computing) A fast temporary storage where recently or frequently used information is stored to avoid having to reload it from a slower storage medium.
  3. (geocaching) A container containing treasure in a global treasure-hunt game.
Usage notes

Sometimes confused with cachet.

Hyponyms
Derived terms
  • cacheability
  • cacheable
  • Cache County
Related terms
Descendants
Translations
References
  • JP 1-02 Department of Defense Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

Verb

cache (third-person singular simple present caches, present participle caching, simple past and past participle cached)

  1. To place in a cache.
    • 1922, A. M. Chisholm, A Thousand a Plate
      And here the adventurers went ashore, unloaded, turned their canoe bottom up in the shelter of thick brush, and cached their supplies temporarily on a pole scaffold, out of reach of prowling depredators.
Translations

Etymology 2

Noun

cache (plural caches)

  1. Misspelling of cachet.

Anagrams

  • Chace, chace

Danish

Etymology

From French cache.

Noun

cache c (singular definite cachen, plural indefinite cacher)

  1. (computing) cache

Declension

Synonyms

  • buffer
  • cachehukommelse

Derived terms

  • cachehukommelse
  • cachememory

Further reading

  • “cache” in Den Danske Ordbog

French

Etymology

From cacher.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /kaʃ/

Noun

cache f (plural caches)

  1. cache, hiding place for later retrieval

Derived terms

  • cachette

Descendants

  • Danish: cache
  • English: cache (see there for further descendants)

Noun

cache m (plural caches)

  1. cover, mask (clipping of cache-oeil, cache-nez, etc.)
  2. (computing) cache

Verb

cache

  1. first-person singular present indicative of cacher
  2. third-person singular present indicative of cacher
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of cacher
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of cacher
  5. second-person singular imperative of cacher

Further reading

  • “cache” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Galician

Etymology

Unknown. Compare gache.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈkɑt͡ʃɪ]

Interjection

cache!

  1. shoo! (said to pigs)
    Synonyms: gache, isca, xo

References

  • “cache” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • “cache” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • “cache” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Italian

Etymology

From English cache.

Adjective

cache f (invariable)

  1. (computing) cache (attributive)

Noun

cache f

  1. (computing) cache

Further reading

  • cache in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Norman

Verb

cache

  1. first-person singular present indicative of cachi
  2. third-person singular present indicative of cachi
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of cachi
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of cachi
  5. second-person singular imperative of cachi

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

From English cache

Noun

cache m (definite singular cachen, indefinite plural cacher, definite plural cachene)

  1. a cache (computing, geocaching)

References

  • “cache_2” in Det Norske Akademis ordbok (NAOB).

Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology

From English cache

Noun

cache m (definite singular cachen, indefinite plural cachar, definite plural cachane)

  1. a cache (computing, geocaching)

Portuguese

Verb

cache

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of cachar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of cachar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of cachar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of cachar

Spanish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈkat͡ʃe/, [ˈka.t͡ʃe]

Verb

cache

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of cachar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of cachar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of cachar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of cachar.

Source: wiktionary.org
  • to store in a hiding place.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)