su·​per·​store | \ ˈsü-pər-ˌstȯr How to pronounce superstore (audio) \

Definition of superstore

: a very large store often offering a wide variety of merchandise for sale

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The superstore stayed open last Easter, but this year's holiday hours haven't been released yet. Jennifer Aldrich, Country Living, "Here's Which Stores Are Open on Easter Sunday—and Which Ones Are Closed," 14 Feb. 2019 Age: 77 Career: Built Barnes & Noble from a single Manhattan bookstore in 1986 into national chain of superstores. Tiffany Hsu, The Seattle Times, "Barnes & Noble struggles to survive; founder is confident of turnaround," 28 Aug. 2018 And of course, everyone's favorite home store IKEA has gotten in on the action too―the Swedish superstore sells items like smart dimmers and motion sensor kits. Temi Adebowale, House Beautiful, "IKEA Is Launching Smart Window Treatments For Your Smart Hubs," 8 Jan. 2019 The crafting superstore is also offering 20% off all regular price purchases with the coupon code 2SAVE122318. Lauren Matthews, Good Housekeeping, "The Only List of After-Christmas Sales You Need," 26 Dec. 2018 The superstore has announced its 2018 Cyber Monday deals and there are some seriously low prices are on popular items like TVs, smartphones, and toys. Lindsey Murray, Good Housekeeping, "Walmart's Cyber Monday Deals Are Here, So It's Time to Start Holiday Shopping," 26 Nov. 2018 As noted by PopSugar, the superstore is offering a slew of deals ranging from 30% off Target-exclusive home brands to 25% off beauty and personal care. De Elizabeth, Teen Vogue, "Target Announces Huge Online Sale on the Same Day as Amazon Prime Day," 15 July 2018 Glamour editors are certainly no exception, especially given that in recent months, the superstore has expanded its offerings with 150 new products for dark skin and an ever-growing supply of Korean beauty products. Leah Prinzivalli, Glamour, "12 Glamour Editors on Their Last Impulse Buy at Target," 28 Aug. 2018 Throughout that block of time, the online superstore will offer more than 100,000 deals for Amazon Prime members. Tanisha Pina, Allure, "Amazon Prime Day 2018: The 11 Deals You Can't Afford to Miss," 17 July 2018

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First Known Use of superstore

1915, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of superstore was in 1915

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: a very large store that sells a wide variety of goods

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