haberdashery

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noun hab·er·dash·ery \ˈha-bə(r)-ˌda-sh(ə-)rē\

Definition of haberdashery

plural

haberdasheries

  1. 1 :  goods (as men's clothing and accessories) sold by a haberdasher <a fine selection of haberdashery>

  2. 2 :  a shop selling notions or men's clothing and accessories

Origin and Etymology of haberdashery

see haberdasher


First Known Use: 1547


HABERDASHERY Defined for English Language Learners

haberdashery

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noun hab·er·dash·ery \ˈha-bə(r)-ˌda-sh(ə-)rē\

Definition of haberdashery for English Language Learners

  • : goods sold by a haberdasher

  • : a haberdasher's shop


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