What does the word treasury mean?

Usage examples for treasury

  1. After I became Secretary of the Treasury I was present at every Cabinet meeting, and I never saw Mr. Lincoln or any of his ministers upon his knees or in tears. – Abraham Lincoln: Was He A Christian? by John B. Remsburg
  2. " A Sub- Treasury," said another young man, coming up to the bar. – The Lights and Shadows of Real Life by T.S. Arthur Edition: 10 Language: English
  3. " He was instructed," writes the secret agent Landrieux, " as to what might well be drawn from this war for the French treasury." – Cavour by Countess Evelyn Martinengo-Cesaresco