superstore

noun

su·​per·​store ˈsü-pər-ˌstȯr How to pronounce superstore (audio)
: a very large store often offering a wide variety of merchandise for sale

Examples of superstore in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The Cherokee Indians revealed this week who can buy products at their cannabis superstore set to open April 20 in the North Carolina mountains. Joe Marusak, Charlotte Observer, 26 Mar. 2024 The superstore will release the Sunshine Vibes collection in stores on March 24 and online on March 27. Ana Calderone, Peoplemag, 18 Mar. 2024 Buying a grill Walk into your local home superstore, and the lineup of grills looks like Meatopia. Linda Gassenheimer, Miami Herald, 30 Jan. 2024 The amount is based on store format, and superstore managers, the largest stores that Walmart operates, will receive $20,000 in stock every year. Emily Deletter, The Courier-Journal, 23 Feb. 2024 Grab your pup and head to your home superstore of choice. Liz Logan, Charlotte Observer, 31 Jan. 2024 Wanda Hoyle, 69, crashed her car into the local superstore’s vision center, per the Newton, KS Police Department’s Facebook news release. Charna Flam, Peoplemag, 27 Jan. 2024 The Bottom Line For a wide selection of flower, herb, and vegetable seeds, shop at Burpee, an online superstore for gardeners who grow from seed. Leanne Potts, Better Homes & Gardens, 23 Jan. 2024 The gallery’s star artist Oscar Murillo got to know Ka, 25, while the latter was working in a Brussels superstore. Scott Reyburn, New York Times, 22 Jan. 2024

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Word History

First Known Use

1915, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of superstore was in 1915

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“Superstore.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/superstore. Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

Kids Definition

superstore

noun
su·​per·​store -ˌstō(ə)r How to pronounce superstore (audio)
-ˌstȯ(ə)r
: a very large store often offering a wide variety of goods for sale

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