shop assistant

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shop assistant

n
1. (Professions) a person who serves in a shop
2. (Commerce) a person who serves in a shop
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.shop assistant - a salesperson in a storeshop assistant - a salesperson in a store    
sales rep, sales representative, salesperson - a person employed to represent a business and to sell its merchandise (as to customers in a store or to customers who are visited)
shop boy - a young male shop assistant
shop girl - a young female shop assistant
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
Translations
بائِع مُساعِد في مَحَل تِجاريمُسَاعِدٌ في مَتْجَر
prodavač-ka
butiksassistentekspedient
myymäläapulainen
prodavač
bolti eladó
sölumaîur; starfsmaîur
店員
점원
prodajalec
affärsbiträde
พนักงานขายของ
người bán hàng

shop assistant

n (Brit) → commesso/a

shop

(ʃop) noun
1. a place where goods are sold. a baker's shop.
2. a workshop, or a place where any kind of industry is carried on. a machine-shop.
verbpast tense, past participle shopped
(often go shopping) to visit shops for the purpose of buying. We shop on Saturdays; She goes shopping once a week.
ˈshopper noun
1. a person who is shopping. The street was full of shoppers.
2. a large bag used when shopping.
ˈshopping noun
1. the activity of buying goods in shops. Have you a lot of shopping to do?; (also adjective) a shopping-list.
2. the goods bought. He helped her carry her shopping home; (also adjective) a shopping-basket / bag.
shop assistant (American ˈsalesclerk, *clerk)
a person employed in a shop to serve customers.
shop floor
the workers in a factory or workshop, as opposed to the management.
ˈshopkeeper noun
a person who runs a shop of his own.
ˈshoplifter noun
a person who steals goods from a shop.
ˈshoplifting noun
shopping centre
a place, often a very large building, where there is a large number of different shops.
shopping mall noun
(also mall) (American) a shopping centre in which traffic is usually not allowed.
shop around
to compare prices, quality of goods etc at several shops before buying anything.

shop assistant

مُسَاعِدٌ في مَتْجَر prodavač butiksassistent Verkäufer υπάλληλος καταστήματος dependiente, vendedor myymäläapulainen vendeur prodavač commesso 店員 점원 winkelassistent butikkassistent sprzedawca assistente de loja, balconista продавец affärsbiträde พนักงานขายของ satış elemanı người bán hàng 店员
References in classic literature ?
I saw a young man, a shop assistant in Woking I believe he was, standing on the cylinder and trying to scramble out of the hole again.
Amy Hill, shop assistant, was next called, and deposed to having sold a will form on the afternoon of the 17th to William Earl, under-gardener at Styles.
I could even get her a place as lady's maid or shop assistant, which requires better English.
Police say the shop assistants were threatened before an unknown quantity of money was taken at around 11pm on Saturday.
I think we need more mature shop assistants in this world - they have experience, knowledge and familiar friendliness.
A PAIR of drug addicted thugs who went on a robbery spree targeting female shop assistants were jailed for a total of 16 years.
No-one was available to comment on how the shop assistants are coping with their ordeal.
London, May 8 ( ANI ): Shop assistants who seem too eager to flatter would-be customers into buying that expensive dress, are more likely to insult them, a survey has revealed.
100 per gram, said both Shashidharan of Chemmanur Jewellers and shop assistants at Atlas Jewellery.
Every time I wander around the shops here in the malIs, I have security or shop assistants following me as if I'm going to steal something.
It's the thought of crowds, pushy shop assistants and queues, endless queues.
A man wearing a hood and scarf burst into the One Stop shop on Woodrow Lane on December 28 and threatened to shoot the shop assistants.