Definition of bookstore in English:


Syllabification: book·store
Pronunciation: /ˈbo͝okˌstôr
(also chiefly British bookshop /-ˌSHäp/)


  • A store where books are sold.
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    • Both of these books are available at bookstores and shops that specialize in bird supplies.
    • Most of those quaint and charming bookstores have sold out to pizzerias and chain stores.
    • The book could be sold in hotels and bookshops on the island and through Tourist Board offices here and overseas.

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