Meaning of “five and dime” in the English Dictionary


"five and dime" in Business English

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five and dimenoun [ C ]

uk us also ten-cent store, also dime store US COMMERCE

a store that sells many different small items at low prices, such as things for your home:

He opened a small five and dime in downtown Detroit.
a five-and-dime store

(Definition of “five and dime” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)