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shop

shop

 
 
pronunciation:
shap
parts of speech:
noun, intransitive verb
phrases:
talk shop
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a small retail store.
 
similar words:
business, canteen, market, store
definition 2: a place where a worker such as a mechanic or carpenter keeps tools and works.
similar words:
business
definition 3: such a place in a service business where objects are made or repaired.
similar words:
business
phrase: talk shop
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: shopped, shopping, shops
definition: to buy or examine goods in stores or shops.
 
similar words:
market, trade
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  • shopper:
    a person who shops.
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  business, tool