shopkeeper


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shop·keep·er

 (shŏp′kē′pər)
n.
One who owns or manages a shop.

shopkeeper

(ˈʃɒpˌkiːpə)
n
1. (Professions) a person who owns or manages a shop or small store
2. (Commerce) a person who owns or manages a shop or small store
ˈshopˌkeeping n

shop•keep•er

(ˈʃɒpˌki pər)

n.
storekeeper (def. 1).
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.shopkeeper - a merchant who owns or manages a shopshopkeeper - a merchant who owns or manages a shop
tradespeople - people engaged in trade
dry cleaner, cleaner - the operator of dry-cleaning establishment
florist - someone who grows and deals in flowers; "the florist made up an attractive bouquet"
hosier - a tradesman who sells hosiery and (in England) knitwear
merchandiser, merchant - a businessperson engaged in retail trade
newsagent, newsdealer, newsstand operator, newsvendor - someone who sells newspapers
tobacconist - a retail dealer in tobacco and tobacco-related articles

shopkeeper

noun retailer, trader, tradesman, dealer, seller, salesman, vendor, shop owner, saleswoman a struggling shopkeeper unable to pay his rent
Translations
صَاحِبُ الـمَتْجَرصاحِب دُكان أو مَحَل تِجاري
obchodník-ice
butiksejerbutiksindehaver
kauppias
vlasnik trgovine
verslunarstjóri
店主
상점 주인
trgovec
butiksinnehavare
เจ้าของร้าน
bakkaldükkân sahibidükkâncı
người chủ cửa hàng

shopkeeper

[ˈʃɒpˌkiːpəʳ] Ntendero/a m/f

shopkeeper

[ˈʃɒpkiːpər] n (British)marchand(e) m/f, commerçant(e) m/f
He's a shopkeeper → Il est commerçant.

shopkeeper

[ˈʃɒpˌkiːpəʳ] nnegoziante m/f, bottegaio/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.

shopkeeper

صَاحِبُ الـمَتْجَر obchodník butiksindehaver Ladenbesitzer καταστηματάρχης tendero kauppias commerçant vlasnik trgovine negoziante 店主 상점 주인 winkelier butikkeier sklepikarz lojista владелец магазина butiksinnehavare เจ้าของร้าน bakkal người chủ cửa hàng 店主
References in classic literature ?
Approaching the shopkeeper, who had been narrowly observing him as he read the placard, he was about to speak, when the shopkeeper called to a salesman:
I dropped in there while Marco, the son of Marco, was haggling with a shopkeeper over a quarter of a pound of salt, and asked for change for a twenty-dollar gold piece.
He had sketched this new pose, when all at once he recalled the face of a shopkeeper of whom he had bought cigars, a vigorous face with a prominent chin, and he sketched this very face, this chin on to the figure of the man.
No sooner is the exploitation of the labourer by the manufacturer,so far, at an end, that he receives his wages in cash, than he is set upon by the other portions of the bourgeoisie, the landlord,the shopkeeper, the pawnbroker, etc.
It being nearly seven o'clock, he was as eager to hold a morning gossip as a city shopkeeper to read the morning paper.
Then the wolf went away to a shopkeeper and bought himself a great lump of chalk, ate this and made his voice soft with it.
Some there are, however, of this rank upon whom passion exercises its tyranny, and hurries them far beyond the bounds which decorum prescribes; of these the ladies are as much distinguished by their noble intrepidity, and a certain superior contempt of reputation, from the frail ones of meaner degree, as a virtuous woman of quality is by the elegance and delicacy of her sentiments from the honest wife of a yeoman and shopkeeper.
A shopkeeper in the Rue des Lombards, who has great influence upon the commerce of his quarter.
The complaisant shopkeeper changed the language to French and recounted rapidly to Elizabeth his hopes of being permitted to return to his own country.
passengers said to a shopkeeper, in reference to a proposed return
This turned to his disadvantage; for having promised discoveries, but not being able to make it good, it was looked upon as trifling with the justice of the city, and he was the more fiercely pursued by the shopkeepers who took him.
Unhappy do I also call those who have ever to WAIT,--they are repugnant to my taste--all the toll-gatherers and traders, and kings, and other landkeepers and shopkeepers.