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English noun: shop

1. shop (artifact) a mercantile establishment for the retail sale of goods or services


SamplesHe bought it at a shop on Cape Cod.


Synonymsstore


Broader (hypernym)mercantile establishment, outlet, retail store, sales outlet


Narrower (hyponym)apothecary's shop, bakehouse, bakery, bakeshop, barbershop, bazaar, bazar, beauty parlor, beauty parlour, beauty salon, beauty shop, betting shop, bodega, bookshop, bookstall, bookstore, booth, boutique, building supply house, building supply store, butcher shop, candy store, canteen, chain store, chemist's, chemist's shop, cleaners, clothing store, commissary, computer store, confectionary, confectionery, convenience store, deli, delicatessen, dress shop, drugstore, dry cleaners, fix-it shop, florist, florist shop, flower store, food shop, gift shop, haberdashery, haberdashery store, hardware store, hat shop, head shop, ironmonger, ironmonger's shop, junk shop, liquor store, loan office, meat market, mens store, millinery, novelty shop, off-licence, outfitter, package store, pawnbroker's shop, pawnshop, perfumery, pet shop, pharmacy, pizza parlor, pizza shop, pizzeria, repair shop, salon, second-hand store, shoe shop, shoe store, shoe-shop, specialty store, thriftshop, tobacco shop, tobacconist, tobacconist shop, toyshop


Part holonymshopfront, storefront

2. shop (artifact) small workplace where handcrafts or manufacturing are done


Synonymsworkshop


Broader (hypernym)work, workplace


Narrower (hyponym)bindery, bookbindery, brickfield, brickyard, chop shop, dye-works, machine shop, pottery, print shop, printing shop, saddlery, sheltered workshop, turnery

3. shop (act) a course of instruction in a trade (as carpentry or electricity)


SamplesI built a birdhouse in shop.


Synonymsshop class


Broader (hypernym)class, course, course of instruction, course of study


English verb: shop

1. shop (possession) do one's shopping


SamplesShe goes shopping every Friday.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP


Broader (hypernym)obtain


Narrower (hyponym)market


Entailbuy, purchase


Domain categorycommerce, commercialism, mercantilism

2. shop (social) do one's shopping at; do business with; be a customer or client of


Synonymsbuy at, frequent, patronise, patronize, shop at, sponsor


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)back up, support


Antonymsboycott

3. shop (possession) shop around; not necessarily buying


SamplesI don't need help, I'm just browsing.


ExamplesIn the summer they like to go out and shop


Synonymsbrowse


Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP


Broader (hypernym)look for, search, seek


Narrower (hyponym)antique, comparison-shop, window-shop


Verb groupbrowse, surf


Domain categorycommerce, commercialism, mercantilism

4. shop (communication) give away information about somebody


SamplesHe told on his classmate who had cheated on the exam.


Synonymsbetray, denounce, give away, grass, rat, shit, snitch, stag, tell on


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s PP


Broader (hypernym)inform


Narrower (hyponym)sell out









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