Definition of shopping basket in English:

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shopping basket


1A basket used for carrying purchases home or before paying for them in a shop: I had an hour to kill so I picked up a shopping basket and started browsing
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  • The man in front of me unloads his basket, then dumps his plastic basket on top of the neat stack of other shopping baskets.
  • Her defence was that she had no intention of stealing but had absent-mindedly placed the items in her shopping basket.
  • He dropped them into a shopping basket that was already so laden with tools that he had a hard time maneuvering it down the narrow aisle.

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Line breaks: shop|ping bas¦ket

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