Wordlist: Shopping basics - List 5

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open
 
something which is not closed, as an open shop; accessible; public
 
closed
 
made inaccessible to the public
 
set up
 
to cause to happen or to exist
 
close down
 
to stop trading as a business
 
label
 
a small ticket or sign giving information about something to which it is attached or intended to be attached; a name given to something or someone to categorise them as part of a particular social group
 
label
 
to put a label (a ticket or sign) on (something); to give a label to (someone or something) in order to categorise that person or thing
 
bar code
 
any set of machine-readable parallel bars or concentric circles, varying in width, spacing, or height, encoding information according to a symbology
 
bar code reader
 
a device which scans bar codes and reads their information
 
guarantee
 
a written declaration that a certain product will be fit for a purpose and work correctly
 
quality
 
level of excellence; the degree to which a man-made object or system is free from bugs and flaws, as opposed to scope of functions or quantity of items
 
complaint
 
a grievance, problem, difficulty, or concern one utters; the act of complaining
 
refund
 
an amount of money that is returned
 
brand
 
a name, symbol, logo, or other item used to distinguish a product or manufacturer from its competitors; a specific product or manufacturer so distinguished
 
 
  • open
    • open[ˈəʊ.pən](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • something which is not closed, as an open shop; accessible; public
    • Example:
      • Banks are not open on bank holidays.
      • Antonym(s):
        closed, shut
  • closed
    • closed[kləʊzd](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • made inaccessible to the public
    • Example:
      • The store is closed after 8 pm.
      • Synonym(s):
        shut
      • Antonym(s):
        open
    • set up(phrasal verb)
    • Definition:
      • to cause to happen or to exist
    • Example:
      • He's setting up his own business.
    • close down(phrasal verb)
    • Definition:
      • to stop trading as a business
    • Example:
      • The local factory will close down soon, unless sales pick up.
  • label
    • label, labels[ˈleɪbəl](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a small ticket or sign giving information about something to which it is attached or intended to be attached; a name given to something or someone to categorise them as part of a particular social group
    • Example:
      • The label says it's reduced to $9.99.
      • Synonym(s):
        sign, tag
  • label
    • label[ˈleɪbəl](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to put a label (a ticket or sign) on (something); to give a label to (someone or something) in order to categorise that person or thing
    • Example:
      • Before the goods can be sold, they need to be labelled.
  • bar code
    • bar code, bar codes(noun)
    • Definition:
      • any set of machine-readable parallel bars or concentric circles, varying in width, spacing, or height, encoding information according to a symbology
    • Example:
      • The cashier scans the bar code at the cash desk.
  • bar code reader
    • bar code reader, bar code readers(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a device which scans bar codes and reads their information
    • Example:
      • There's a bar code reader at every cash desk.
    • guarantee, guarantees[ˌɡaɹənˈtiː](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a written declaration that a certain product will be fit for a purpose and work correctly
    • Example:
      • The cooker comes with a 5-year guarantee.
    • quality[ˈkwɒl.ɪ.ti](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • level of excellence; the degree to which a man-made object or system is free from bugs and flaws, as opposed to scope of functions or quantity of items
    • Example:
      • This school is well-known for having teachers of high quality.
  • complaint
    • complaint, complaints[kʌmˈpleɪnt](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a grievance, problem, difficulty, or concern one utters; the act of complaining
    • Example:
      • I have no complaints about the quality of his work, but I don't enjoy his company.
    • refund, refunds[ˈrɪfʌnd](noun)
    • Definition:
      • an amount of money that is returned
    • Example:
      • If the camera is broken, you can return it for a refund.
    • brand, brands[bɹand](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a name, symbol, logo, or other item used to distinguish a product or manufacturer from its competitors; a specific product or manufacturer so distinguished
    • Example:
      • Some brands of breakfast cereal have more sugar than is really healthy.
 

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Games and Quiz : Have Fun With Vocabulary

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label
label
guarantee
quality
complaint
refund
brand
 
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        open
        open
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        bar code
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        label+1
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        complaint
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        label
        closed
        closed
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        bar code
        any set of machine-readable parallel bars or concentric circles, varying in width, spacing, or height, encoding information according to a symbology
        brand
        a name, symbol, logo, or other item used to distinguish a product or manufacturer from its competitors; a specific product or manufacturer so distinguished
        set up
        to cause to happen or to exist
        open
        something which is not closed, as an open shop; accessible; public
        refund
        an amount of money that is returned
        quality
        level of excellence; the degree to which a man-made object or system is free from bugs and flaws, as opposed to scope of functions or quantity of items
        closed
        made inaccessible to the public
        bar code reader
        a device which scans bar codes and reads their information
        complaint
        a grievance, problem, difficulty, or concern one utters; the act of complaining
        label
        to put a label (a ticket or sign) on (something); to give a label to (someone or something) in order to categorise that person or thing
        guarantee
        a written declaration that a certain product will be fit for a purpose and work correctly
        label
        a small ticket or sign giving information about something to which it is attached or intended to be attached; a name given to something or someone to categorise them as part of a particular social group
        close down
        to stop trading as a business
         
         
         

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        closed
        made inaccessible to the public
        open
        something which is not closed, as an open shop; accessible; public
        label+1
        to put a label (a ticket or sign) on (something); to give a label to (someone or something) in order to categorise that person or thing
        complaint
        a grievance, problem, difficulty, or concern one utters; the act of complaining
        bar code reader
        a device which scans bar codes and reads their information
        label
        a small ticket or sign giving information about something to which it is attached or intended to be attached; a name given to something or someone to categorise them as part of a particular social group
        bar code
        any set of machine-readable parallel bars or concentric circles, varying in width, spacing, or height, encoding information according to a symbology
         
         
         
         

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