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shops

noun
plural of shop

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 also shoppes an establishment where goods are sold to consumers
  • the only shop that has that video game in stock is halfway across the state

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2 a building or set of buildings for the manufacturing of goods
  • a machine shop

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3 the special terms or expressions of a particular group or field
  • the patient impressed her cardiologist with her ability to talk shop

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shops

verb
present tense third-person singular of shop, British

Synonyms & Antonyms of shops (Entry 2 of 2)

as in turns in, rats (on)

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“Shops.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/shops. Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

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