window-shop

verb win·dow-shop \ ˈwin-dō-ˌshäp , -də- \

Definition of window-shop

intransitive verb
: to look at the displays in retail store windows without going inside the stores to make purchases

window-shopper

noun

First Known Use of window-shop

1922


WINDOW-SHOP Defined for English Language Learners

window-shop

verb

Definition of window-shop for English Language Learners

  • : to walk in front of stores and look at the products displayed in the windows without buying anything



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