Meaning of INVENTORY in English

INVENTORY

noun

1 written list

ADJECTIVE

▪ complete , comprehensive , detailed , full

VERB + INVENTORY

▪ compile , complete , conduct , draw up , make , produce , take

Disaster response teams are completing an ~ of damaged facilities.

The manager is compiling an ~ of all the hotel furniture.

▪ list sth in , list sth on

The painting is listed in an ~ of his complete works.

INVENTORY + VERB

▪ list sth

The ~ lists many rare items.

PREPOSITION

▪ in an/the ~

There were no forks in the ~.

▪ on an/the ~

That lamp isn't listed on the ~.

2 ( AmE ) available stock

ADJECTIVE

▪ excess , surplus , unsold

Hotel chains often cut prices in order to sell excess ~.

VERB + INVENTORY

▪ stock

The store wanted to offer more items but stock less ~.

▪ replenish

▪ liquidate , sell

▪ deplete , pare , reduce , slash

Companies have slashed inventories and cut back investment.

▪ be low on , run low on

a business that is low on ~

▪ manage

INVENTORY + NOUN

▪ control , management

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