Definition of variety store in English:

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variety store

Pronunciation: /vəˈrīədē stô(ə)r/

noun

North American
A small store selling a wide range of inexpensive items.
Example sentences
  • She has a coffee shop and a variety store in the base of her building.
  • Officer Brewster observed her using the telephone in a variety store in a strip mall.
  • I popped into a corner variety store in search of more film.

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Syllabification: va·ri·e·ty store

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