Definition of shop window in English:

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shop window

Pronunciation: /ˈˌSHäp ˈˌwindō/
(also shopwindow)


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.

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Syllabification: shop win·dow

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