charity shop

noun

Definition of charity shop

British
: a store that sells used clothes, goods, etc., in order to raise money for people who are poor, sick, etc.

Word by Word Definitions

charity play
  1. : generosity and helpfulness especially toward the needy or suffering

  2. : an institution engaged in relief of the poor

  3. : public provision for the relief of the needy

shop play
  1. : a handicraft establishment : atelier

  2. : a building or room stocked with merchandise for sale : store

  3. : a small retail establishment or a department in a large one offering a specified line of goods or services

  1. : to examine goods or services with intent to buy

  2. : to hunt through a market in search of the best buy

  3. : to make a search : hunt


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