Meaning of “shop” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /ʃɒp/ mainly US store
Extra Examples
Carol's been helping out in the shop this week.The shop is keen to attract new customers.The shop is closed for lunch between 12.30 and 1.30.We made our way through the shop to the main entrance.If other shops lower their prices, we will have to follow suit.

A1 a building or part of a building where you can buy things:

a book shop
a shoe shop
to go to the shops
a shop window
→ See also charity shop

(Definition of “shop noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)