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shop

noun A place where a thing is produced and/or displayed and sold.

verb To peruse or purchase wares from an emporium or enterprise.
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shop

See Sweatshop, Workshop.
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The girl serving champagne is wearing glasses that are slightly different to those worn by the shop assistant in the earlier episode.
"They handed over PS1,000 in cash and as the suspect was leaving he collided with a wine display and another shop assistant and fled."
"The shop assistant was understandably upset and suffered a fair amount of discomfort as a result of the assault and we want to trace the man responsible."
The Ecco shop assistant said they tried to explain to members of the public why the shoes were slashed, but new people kept on coming to see what was in the skip.
40 per cent said that they regularly found shop assistants "unsupportive and unhelpful", with one woman said to have been "mortified" after being told she "looked like a frump."
By day, they masquerade as citrus fruit adding zest to our favourite tipples but by night they release their "inner weapon" (according to the shop assistant in question the inner weapon is the citric acid that could be used to squirt into someone's eyes...ah, right then).
An example of this unique shop assistant has been implemented at the online retail outlet of the Spanish illustration, clothing and accessories company, Kukuxumusu (www.kukuxumusu.com/tienda/).
Summary: Shop assistant Furqan Choudhary has been honoured with a bravery award for tackling a gunman in a store in Manchester.
A SHOP assistant was threatened with a knife during an attempted robbery.
A RETIRED dinner lady was so shocked after finding out about her pounds 1 million win that she had to be driven home from the newsagents by a kindly shop assistant. Pensioner Annette Brown, 77, of Bo'ness in Central Scotland scooped a pounds 1,151,496 share of the Lotto jackpot on Wednesday October 13, making her the 2,500th lottery millionaire.
I'm an honest hardworking expat whose fun shopping experience gets ruined whenever I walk into one of the shops and a female (normally) shop assistant literally pokes her head over my shoulder to see what I'm doing.
First of all they charged me EUR49 for something that was clearly marked EUR29 and when I pointed out to a shop assistant he said he would have to "clear" it with his manager.