bookshop
noun Date: 1765 bookstore

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • bookshop — UK US /ˈbʊkʃɒp/ noun [C] UK (US bookstore /ˈbʊkstɔːr/) COMMERCE ► a store that sells books: » Running a second hand bookshop is a guaranteed commercial failure, he said …   Financial and business terms

  • Bookshop — Book shop , n. A bookseller s shop. [Eng.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bookshop — [book′shäp΄] n. a bookstore, esp. a small or specialized one * * * book·shop (bo͝okʹshŏp ) n. A bookstore. * * * …   Universalium

  • bookshop — [book′shäp΄] n. a bookstore, esp. a small or specialized one …   English World dictionary

  • bookshop */ — UK [ˈbʊkˌʃɒp] / US [ˈbʊkˌʃɑp] noun [countable] Word forms bookshop : singular bookshop plural bookshops a shop that sells books. The usual American word is bookstore …   English dictionary

  • bookshop — [[t]b ʊkʃɒp[/t]] bookshops N COUNT A bookshop is a shop where books are sold. [BRIT] (in AM, use bookstore) …   English dictionary

  • bookshop — /ˈbʊkʃɒp/ (say bookshop) noun a shop where books are sold. Also, bookstore …   Australian English dictionary

  • bookshop — noun A shop which sells books. Syn: bookstore …   Wiktionary

  • bookshop — book|shop [ˈbukʃɔp US ʃa:p] n especially BrE a shop that sells books American Equivalent: bookstore …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • bookshop — book|shop [ buk,ʃap ] noun count MAINLY BRITISH a BOOKSTORE …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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