Definition of department store in English:

department store

Line breaks: de¦part|ment store


  • A large shop stocking many varieties of goods in different departments: the oldest department store in London
    More example sentences
    • The wife frequently shopped at a large department store for which she had a store card.
    • I feel no urge to spend my weekends at the garden centre, the department store or the furniture warehouse.
    • I pointed across the street at the record store, stuck quietly between a hair salon and a department store.

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