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shop around

phrasal verb with shop uk   /ʃɒp/  us   /ʃɑːp/ verb (-pp-)
to compare the price and quality of the same or a similar object in different shops before you decide which one to buy: When you're buying a flight, you should always shop around for the best deal.
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