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comparison shopping

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Definition of comparison shopping in English:

noun

[mass noun]
The practice of comparing the price of goods or services provided by different shops or companies before making a purchase.
Example sentences
  • During the last shopping trip to my local grocery store, I did some comparison shopping with a few more commonly purchased items.
  • Ten years later, Stuart reported on his own comparison shopping.
  • Many people who visit travel sites are just comparison shopping.

Derivatives

comparison-shop

1
verb

comparison shopper

2
noun

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