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English definition of “shop”


verb [T] (GIVE INFORMATION)    /ʃɒp/ US  /ʃɑːp/ (-pp-) UK slang
to give the police information about a criminal: His ex-wife shopped him to the police.Revealing secrets and becoming known
(Definition of shop verb (GIVE INFORMATION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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