|1.||[ noun ] (business) a mercantile establishment for the retail sale of goods or services|
"he bought it at a shop on Cape Cod"
|Related terms:||mercantile_establishment drugstore boutique stall hardware_store commissary chain_store building_supply_store florist confectionery bazaar clothing_store shoeshop pet_shop convenience_store butcher_shop canteen delicatessen bookshop barbershop thriftshop toyshop betting_shop gift_shop bodega booth bakery junk_shop head_shop package_store millinery pizzeria repair_shop salon perfumery creamery specialty_store pawnbroker's_shop computer_store tobacco_shop cleaners outfitter shopfront patronize|
|2.||[ verb ] do one's shopping|
"She goes shopping every Friday"
|Related terms:||obtain market commerce shopping shopper buy|
|3.||[ verb ] do one's shopping at; do business with; be a customer or client of|
|Synonyms:||shop_at patronize frequent sponsor patronise buy_at|
|Related terms:||boycott support patron shopper|
|4.||[ noun ] (work) small workplace where handcrafts or manufacturing are done|
|Related terms:||workplace print_shop sheltered_workshop machine_shop dye-works turnery brickyard pottery saddlery chop_shop bindery|
|5.||[ verb ] shop around; not necessarily buying|
"I don't need help, I'm just browsing"
|Related terms:||search antique comparison-shop window-shop commerce browse shopping shopper|
|6.||[ noun ] (education) a course of instruction in a trade (as carpentry or electricity)|
"I built a birdhouse in shop"
|7.||[ verb ] give away information about somebody|
|Synonyms:||betray tell_on shit rat give_away peach grass snitch stag denounce|
"He told on his classmate who had cheated on the exam"
|Related terms:||inform tip_off crap informer fink deserter|