I took the car to the shop to get new brakes.
I am taking shop this semester.
I made a table in shop.
The wood shop is down the hall. Verb
Where do you like to shop?
I like to shop at locally owned stores.
She is shopping for a new car.
Many people now shop online.
She's shopping her idea for a film.
His own mother shopped him to the police. See More
Recent Examples on the Web
Denis used to sell soft drinks from a shop on Rue Tiremasse in Bel-Air, a rundown neighborhood of tumbling cinder-block buildings known as a hotbed of political unrest.—Jason Motlagh, Rolling Stone, 26 Nov. 2023 The Commerce outlet mall was a rare spot to shop on Thursday, where most stores opened at 8 p.m. for 27 hours of continuous Black Friday buying, through 11 p.m. Friday.—Carly Olson, Los Angeles Times, 24 Nov. 2023 That required him to find a repair shop in Spain and spend $300 to reattach the wheel.—Megan Cerullo, CBS News, 24 Nov. 2023 Nearby shops and restaurants Georgetown is a popular destination for nightlife, dining and shopping.—Hope Hodge Seck, Washington Post, 22 Nov. 2023 By the early 1990s, Adm. Toole was frequenting Capitol Hill Books, where its founder, Kerr, lived on the top floor and ran the shop on the lower level.—Harrison Smith, Washington Post, 14 Nov. 2023 But the shop always has three standard flavors: a slightly salty, roasted pistachio; a dense, dark cacao; and olive oil, which is both bright and rich at once.—Jorge Valencia Mariano Fernandez, New York Times, 14 Nov. 2023 Soldiers guard gas stations and the hulks of shops emptied of most everything including food, appliances, beer and liquor during the industrial-sized looting frenzy at outlets big and small — from Walmart and Sam’s Club to neighborhood groceries — that immediately followed the storm.—Patrick J. McDonnell, Los Angeles Times, 13 Nov. 2023 Suddenly Eilish’s father, Patrick O’Connell, walks into the studio and tosses Eilish a set of keys — he’s brought her car back from the auto shop.—Katcy Stephan, Variety, 13 Nov. 2023
Cyber Monday Deals Walmart Cyber Monday Deals Amazon If October’s Prime Day and this year’s Black Friday sale passed you by, don’t stress: There are still plenty of sizable discounts to shop at Amazon right now.—Malia Griggs, SELF, 27 Nov. 2023 Retailer Sales Pages Want to shop Black Friday sales yourself?—Medea Giordano, WIRED, 27 Nov. 2023 Check out more of the best Cyber Week deals to shop this week here.—Anna Tingley, Variety, 27 Nov. 2023 And, luckily for you, most of these viral gifts are ready to shop ahead of Cyber Monday.—Alexandra Domrongchai, Travel + Leisure, 27 Nov. 2023 Keep scrolling to shop more Nordstrom Cyber Monday deals now.—Alyssa Grabinski, Peoplemag, 27 Nov. 2023 Vogue Shopping The insider’s guide to what to shop and how to wear it.—Hannah Jackson, Vogue, 15 Nov. 2023 The script was completed before the writers strike but Sony, where Ryan is based with an overall deal, waited until now to shop the project to streaming services.—Lesley Goldberg, The Hollywood Reporter, 15 Nov. 2023 Photo: Taylor Glascock for The Wall Street Journal Customers shopping on the retailer’s website or app can still opt to have items shipped in two to four days via
.—Liz Young, WSJ, 14 Nov. 2023 See More
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Middle English shoppe, from Old English sceoppa booth; akin to Old High German scopf shed