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Definition 1: a course of instruction in a trade (as carpentry or electricity) - [noun denoting act]

Samples where shop or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • I built a birdhouse in shop

Synonyms for shop in the sense of this definition

(shop is a kind of ...) education imparted in a series of lessons or meetings

"he took a course in basket weaving" "flirting is not unknown in college classes"

Definition 2: a mercantile establishment for the retail sale of goods or services - [noun denoting artifact]

Samples where shop or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he bought it at a shop on Cape Cod

Synonyms for shop in the sense of this definition

(shop is a kind of ...) a place of business for retailing goods

(... is a kind of shop ) shop where toys are sold

(... is a kind of shop ) a store that sells alcoholic beverages for consumption elsewhere

(... is a kind of shop ) a shop that provides equipment for some specific purpose

"an outfitter provided everything needed for the safari"

(... is a kind of shop ) shop selling women's hats

(... is a kind of shop ) a store that sells computers to the small businessperson or personal user

(... is a kind of shop ) a shop that sells cheap secondhand goods

(... is a kind of shop ) a shop specializing in articles of interest to drug users

"he bought some roach clips and hashish pipes at the head shop"

(... is a kind of shop ) a store selling hardware

"in Great Britain they used to call a hardware store an ironmonger's shop"

(... is a kind of shop ) a shop where loans are made with personal property as security

(... is a kind of shop ) store where perfumes are sold

(... is a kind of shop ) a shop that sells pipes and pipe tobacco and cigars and cigarettes

(... is a kind of shop ) a shop that sells secondhand goods at reduced prices

(... is a kind of shop ) a store that sells only one kind of merchandise

(... is a kind of shop ) a shop where shoes are sold

(... is a kind of shop ) a shop where hairdressers and beauticians work

(... is a kind of shop ) a shop specializing in repairs and maintenance

(... is a kind of shop ) a shop where pizzas are made and sold

(... is a kind of shop ) a shop where pet animals can be purchased

(... is a kind of shop ) a shop that sells miscellaneous articles appropriate as gifts

(... is a kind of shop ) a shop where flowers and ornamental plants are sold

(... is a kind of shop ) a retail shop where medicine and other articles are sold

(... is a kind of shop ) a shop where men can get their hair cut

(... is a kind of shop ) a shop where a variety of goods are sold

(... is a kind of shop ) a licensed bookmaker's shop that is not at the race track

(... is a kind of shop ) a small Hispanic shop selling wine and groceries

(... is a kind of shop ) a shop where books are sold

(... is a kind of shop ) a small shop at a fair; for selling goods or entertainment

(... is a kind of shop ) a shop that sells women's clothes and jewelry

(... is a kind of shop ) a store where builders can purchase materials for building houses and related structures

(... is a kind of shop ) a shop in which meat and poultry (and sometimes fish) are sold

(... is a kind of shop ) sells food and personal items to personnel at an institution or school or camp etc.

(... is a kind of shop ) a shop selling ready-to-eat food products

(... is a kind of shop ) a store selling a limited variety of food and pharmaceutical items; open long hours for the convenience of customers

(... is a kind of shop ) a confectioner's shop

(... is a kind of shop ) a workplace where baked goods (breads and cakes and pastries) are produced or sold

(... is a kind of shop ) a retail store that sells equipment and provisions (usually to military personnel)

(... is a kind of shop ) a store where men's clothes are sold

(... is a kind of shop ) shop where dry cleaning is done

(... is a kind of shop ) one of a chain of retail stores under the same management and selling the same merchandise

(shop is a part of ...) the front side of a store facing the street; usually contains display windows

Definition 3: small workplace where handcrafts or manufacturing are done - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for shop in the sense of this definition

(shop is a kind of ...) a place where work is done

"he arrived at work early today"

(... is a kind of shop ) workshop where objects are made on a lathe

(... is a kind of shop ) a workshop that offers jobs to members of the physically or developmentally disabled population

(... is a kind of shop ) workshop where a saddler works

(... is a kind of shop ) a workplace where printing is done

(... is a kind of shop ) a workshop where clayware is made

(... is a kind of shop ) workshop where metal is cut and shaped etc., by machine tools

(... is a kind of shop ) a workshop where dyeing is done

(... is a kind of shop ) a place where stolen cars are disassembled for their parts

(... is a kind of shop ) a place where bricks are made and sold

(... is a kind of shop ) a bookbinder's workshop; a place for binding books

(... is a kind of shop ) a workshop where books are bound

Definition 4: give away information about somebody - [verb of communication]

Samples where shop or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • He told on his classmate who had cheated on the exam

Synonyms for shop in the sense of this definition

(shop is a kind of ...) impart knowledge of some fact, state of affairs, or event to

"I informed him of his rights"

(... is a kind of shop ) give information that compromises others

Definition 5: do one's shopping - [verb of possession]

Samples where shop or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She goes shopping every Friday

(shop is a kind of ...) come into possession of

"How did you obtain the visa?"

(... is a kind of shop ) buy household supplies

"We go marketing every Saturday"

(shop implies ...) obtain by purchase; acquire by means of a financial transaction

"The family purchased a new car" "The conglomerate acquired a new company" "She buys for the big department store"

(shop belongs to category ...) transactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services)

Definition 6: shop around; not necessarily buying - [verb of possession]

Samples where shop or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • I don't need help, I'm just browsing

Synonyms for shop in the sense of this definition

(shop is a kind of ...) try to locate or discover, or try to establish the existence of

"The police are searching for clues" "They are searching for the missing man in the entire county"

(... is a kind of shop ) compare prices for a given item

(... is a kind of shop ) shop for antiques

"We went antiquing on Saturday"

(... is a kind of shop ) examine the shop windows; shop with the eyes only

(shop has a similar meaning as ...) look around casually and randomly, without seeking anything in particular

"browse a computer directory" "surf the internet or the world wide web"

(shop belongs to category ...) transactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services)

Synonyms for shop in the sense of this definition

(shop is a kind of ...) give moral or psychological support, aid, or courage to

"She supported him during the illness" "Her children always backed her up"

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