Meaning of “boutique” in the English Dictionary

"boutique" in British English

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boutiquenoun [ C ]

uk /buːˈtiːk/ us /buːˈtiːk/

(Definition of “boutique” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"boutique" in American English

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boutiquenoun [ C ]

us /buˈtik/

(Definition of “boutique” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"boutique" in Business English

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boutiquenoun [ C ]

uk /buːˈtiːk/ us

COMMERCE a small shop that sells fashionable clothes, shoes, jewellery, etc.:

Designer boutiques selling the best of Austrian, Italian, and German fashions abound in this vibrant city.
fashion boutiques

FINANCE investment boutique

boutiqueadjective [ before noun ]

uk /buːˈtiːk/ us

COMMERCE used to describe a small fashionable business that sells a particular product or service:

boutique hotel.
a boutique grocery/market/winery

(Definition of “boutique” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)