Meaning of “opportunity shop” in the English Dictionary

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"opportunity shop" in British English

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opportunity shopnoun [ C ]

uk /ɒp.əˈtjuː.nə.ti ˌʃɒp/ us /ɑː.pɚˈtuː.nə.t̬i ˌʃɑːp/ informal op-shop Australian English

a shop in which a charity sells all types of used goods that are given by the public, or in which they sell new goods, to make money for the work of the charity

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

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