Share this entry

Share this page

shop window

Syllabification: shop win·dow
(also shopwindow)

Definition of shop window in English:

noun

A window of a store, in which goods are displayed.
Example sentences
  • People in Dublin stood in stunned silence outside of a shop window displaying dozens of televisions playing the surreal images.
  • Bananas were displayed in a London shop window - the first time the fruit had been seen in Britain.
  • Residents can see the proposed planning guidelines for developers on display in a shop window next to Silver End library, for five weeks from today.

Definition of shop window in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day emulous
Pronunciation: ˈɛmjʊləs
adjective
seeking to emulate someone or something