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Shop vs. Parlour

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Shopnoun

An establishment that sells goods or services to the public; originally only a physical location, but now a virtual establishment as well.

Parlournoun

standard spelling of from=British spelling|parlor

Shopnoun

A place where things are manufactured or crafted; a workshop.

Parlournoun

Same as parlor.

Shopnoun

A large garage where vehicle mechanics work.

Parlournoun

A room in an inn or club where visitors can be received.

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Shopnoun

Workplace; office. Used mainly in expressions such as shop talk, closed shop and shop floor.

Parlournoun

reception room in an inn or club where visitors can be received

Shopnoun

A variety of classes taught in junior or senior high school that teach vocational skill.

Parlournoun

a room in a private house or establishment where people can sit and talk and relax

Shopnoun

An establishment where a barber or beautician works.

‘a barber shop’;

Parlour

A parlour (or parlor) is a reception room or public space. In medieval Christian Europe, the was the room where the monks or nuns conducted business with those outside the monastery and the was used for necessary conversation between resident members.

‘outer parlour’; ‘inner parlour’;

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Shopnoun

An act of shopping, especially routine shopping for food and other domestic supplies.

‘This is where I do my weekly shop.’;

Shopnoun

Discussion of business or professional affairs.

Shopverb

(intransitive) To visit stores or shops to browse or explore merchandise, especially with the intention of buying such merchandise.

‘I went shopping early before the Christmas rush.’; ‘He’s shopping for clothes.’;

Shopverb

(transitive) To purchase products from (a range or catalogue, etc.).

‘Shop our new arrivals.’;

Shopverb

To report the criminal activities or whereabouts of someone to an authority.

‘He shopped his mates in to the police.’;

Shopverb

Shorthand for photoshop; to digitally edit a picture or photograph.

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Shopinterjection

(dated) Used to attract the services of a shop assistant

Shop

imp. of Shape. Shaped.

Shopnoun

A building or an apartment in which goods, wares, drugs, etc., are sold by retail.

‘From shop to shopWandering, and littering with unfolded silksThe polished counter.’;

Shopnoun

A building in which mechanics or artisans work; as, a shoe shop; a car shop.

‘A tailor called me in his shop.’;

Shopnoun

A person's occupation, business, profession, or the like, as a subject of attention, interest, conversation, etc.; - sometimes in deprecation or disapproval; as, to talk shop at a party. Also used attributively, as in shop talk.

Shopnoun

A place where any industry is carried on; as, a chemist's shop;

Shopnoun

Any place of resort, as one's house, a restaurant, etc.

Shopnoun

the group of workers and the activities controlled by an administrator; as, to have five people in one's shop.

Shopverb

To visit shops for the purpose of purchasing goods.

‘He was engaged with his mother and some ladies to go shopping.’;

Shopnoun

a mercantile establishment for the retail sale of goods or services;

‘he bought it at a shop on Cape Cod’;

Shopnoun

small workplace where handcrafts or manufacturing are done

Shopnoun

a course of instruction in a trade (as carpentry or electricity);

‘I built a birdhouse in shop’;

Shopverb

do one's shopping;

‘She goes shopping every Friday’;

Shopverb

do one's shopping at; do business with; be a customer or client of

Shopverb

shop around; not necessarily buying;

‘I don't need help, I'm just browsing’;

Shopverb

give away information about somebody;

‘He told on his classmate who had cheated on the exam’;

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