Wordlist: Shopping basics - List 1

 

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  • shopping
    • shopping['ʃɒpɪŋ](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • the activity of buying material items, usually from a retail outlet; the things bought
    • Example:
      • I carried three heavy bags of shopping up the stairs.
    • do one's shopping(Chunk)
    • Example:
      • Many people do their shopping on Saturdays.
  • shopping centre
    • shopping centre, shopping centres(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a large retail outlet where you can buy different things
    • Example:
      • There's a shopping centre right around the corner.
      • Synonym(s):
        shopping mall (AE)
  • window shopping
    • window shopping(uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • the act of walking around the streets and looking at the windows of various shops
    • Example:
      • My mother loves window shopping.
  • shop window
    • shop window, shop windows(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a large window at the front of a shop, behind which items for sale are displayed
    • Example:
      • Look at that beautiful dress in the shop window!
      • Synonym(s):
        store window
  • shop
    • shop, shops[ʃɒp](noun)
    • Definition:
      • an establishment that sells goods or services to the public
    • Example:
      • I need to go to the grocery shop.
      • Synonym(s):
        store (AE)
  • shop
    • shop[ʃɒp](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to visit shops; to look around shops with the intention of buying something
    • Example:
      • He’s shopping for clothes.
      • Synonym(s):
        go to the shops, go shopping, do some shopping
  • shopper
    • shopper, shoppers[ˈʃɒp.ə](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a person who shops
    • Example:
      • She's working as a personal shopper.
    • shopaholic, shopaholics(noun)
    • Definition:
      • one who shops very frequently; common term applied to someone suffering from oniomania
    • Example:
      • Shopaholics lose a lot of their money.
  • shopkeeper
    • shopkeeper, shopkeepers['ʃɒpkiːpə](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a trader who sells goods in his own shop, or by retail, in distinction from one who sells by wholesale, or sells door to door
    • Example:
      • I've known the shopkeeper for many years now.
      • Synonym(s):
        storekeeper (AE)
  • customer
    • customer, customers(noun)
    • Definition:
      • one who purchases or receives a product or service from a business or merchant, or plans to do so
    • Example:
      • Every person who passes by is a potential customer.
    • regular customer, regular customers(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a customer who frequently visits a particular shop
    • Example:
      • The shopkeeper knows all his regular customers.
 

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          shopping centre
          a large retail outlet where you can buy different things
          window shopping
          the act of walking around the streets and looking at the windows of various shops
          customer
          one who purchases or receives a product or service from a business or merchant, or plans to do so
          regular customer
          a customer who frequently visits a particular shop
          shop
          an establishment that sells goods or services to the public
          shop window
          a large window at the front of a shop, behind which items for sale are displayed
          shop
          to visit shops; to look around shops with the intention of buying something
          do one's shopping
          shopaholic
          one who shops very frequently; common term applied to someone suffering from oniomania
          shopping
          the activity of buying material items, usually from a retail outlet; the things bought
          shopper
          a person who shops
          shopkeeper
          a trader who sells goods in his own shop, or by retail, in distinction from one who sells by wholesale, or sells door to door
           
           
           
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          shopkeeper
          a trader who sells goods in his own shop, or by retail, in distinction from one who sells by wholesale, or sells door to door
          window shopping
          the act of walking around the streets and looking at the windows of various shops
          shop
          an establishment that sells goods or services to the public
          shopper
          a person who shops
          shop window
          a large window at the front of a shop, behind which items for sale are displayed
          customer
          one who purchases or receives a product or service from a business or merchant, or plans to do so
          shopping
          the activity of buying material items, usually from a retail outlet; the things bought
          shopping centre
          a large retail outlet where you can buy different things
          shop+1
          to visit shops; to look around shops with the intention of buying something
           
           
           
         
         

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