supermarketnoun [ C ]uk /ˈsuː.pəˌmɑː.kɪt/ us /ˈsuː.pɚˌmɑːr.kɪt/
- She works on the checkout at the local supermarket.
- Despite local opposition, the plans for the new supermarket have been cleared by the council.
- The new supermarket is really going to clobber the small local shops.
- The supermarket chain announced that it was cutting the cost of all its fresh and frozen meat.
- A number of houses were demolished so that the supermarket could be built.
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- Big British supermarkets asked for his new jam.
- Most milk in the supermarket comes from cows on farms.
- They can buy it at supermarkets, on street corners, in local stores, from vending machines, and even online.
- They don’t buy their fruit and vegetables in supermarkets; they grow them on land near their homes.
- Two French researchers asked a person to walk around a supermarket.
- You can find it in every supermarket.