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shop

verb [I]  us   /ʃɑp/ (-pp-)

shop verb [I] (BUY THINGS)

to look for and buy (things): We shop in malls because they’re convenient.
Phrasal verbs

shop

noun [C]  us   /ʃɑp/

shop noun [C] (WORK AREA)

a place where a particular type of thing is made or repaired: a bicycle repair shop I work in a machine shop making wire.

shop noun [C] (PLACE TO BUY THINGS)

a place where you can buy goods or services; store: a gift shop a barber shop a coffee shop
Translations of “shop”
in Arabic مَحَلّ…
in Korean 가게…
in Malaysian kedai, bengkel…
in French magasin, atelier…
in Turkish dükkân, mağaza…
in Italian negozio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 購物場所, 商店,店鋪, 購物…
in Russian магазин…
in Polish sklep…
in Vietnamese cửa hàng, phân xưởng…
in Spanish tienda, comercio, negocio…
in Portuguese provisão…
in Thai ร้านค้า, โรงฝึกงาน…
in German der Laden, der Berieb…
in Catalan botiga…
in Japanese 店, 商店…
in Indonesian toko, bengkel, perusahaan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 购物场所, 商店,店铺, 购物…
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