View definitions for archives


noun as in place where records are stored

Discover More

Example Sentences

Last year, the Home Office said the dossier had mysteriously disappeared from the archives.

Catalogue, published by Flammarion (2014), includes photographs from the Magnum Photos archives and text by Éric Hazan.

These posts are still available in archives that are only viewable to privileged members of the forum.

He jokes about going through airport security with the then 800-year-old document, which is now on loan to the National Archives.

You have worked for the National Archives for several different presidential libraries?

He was further instructed to hand over his consulate archives to the British Consul, who would take charge of American interests.

There was once a learned gentleman who was deputed to examine and report upon the archives of the Cathedral of Southminster.

But an unreliable boy at our school matched this history from the unwritten archives of his vulgar relatives.

When that event would take place, or how long it would be, appeared to be hidden in the archives of the future.

The cities have followed the same path and their archives are being thoroughly examined.


On this page you'll find 19 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to archives, such as: athenaeum, library, museum, office, registry, and repository.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.