store-bought Meaning in Cambridge English Dictionary
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store-boughtadjective

uk   /ˈstɔː.bɔːt/  us   /ˈstɔːr.bɑːt/ US (UK shop-bought)
Store-bought food is bought in a shop and not made at home: Why use store-bought pastry when it's so easy to make your own?
Translations of “store-bought”
in Chinese (Traditional) (食物)商店裡買的,現成的…
in Chinese (Simplified) (食物)商店里买的,现成的…
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