bookstore


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book·store

 (bo͝ok′stôr′)
n.
A store where books are sold.

bookstore

(ˈbʊkstɔː)
n
another name for bookshop

book•store

(ˈbʊkˌstɔr, -ˌstoʊr)

n.
a store where books are sold. Also called book•shop (ˈbʊkˌʃɒp)
[1755–65, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bookstore - a shop where books are soldbookstore - a shop where books are sold    
shop, store - a mercantile establishment for the retail sale of goods or services; "he bought it at a shop on Cape Cod"
Translations
книжарница
knihkupectví
boghandel
raamatupood
کتابفروشی
kirjakauppa
knjižara
könyvesbolt
書店
서점
librărie
kníhkupectvo
knjigarna
bokhandelboklåda
ร้านหนังสือ
hiệu sách

bookstore

[ˈbʊkstɔːʳ] N (esp US) → librería f

bookstore

[ˈbʊkstɔːr] n = bookshopbook token nchèque-cadeau m (pour un livre), chèque-livre mbook value n [asset] → valeur f comptable

bookstore

مَكْتَبَة لِبيع الكُتُبِ knihkupectví boghandel Buchladen βιβλιοπωλείο librería kirjakauppa librairie knjižara libreria 書店 서점 boekwinkel bokhandel księgarnia livraria книжный магазин bokhandel ร้านหนังสือ kitapçı hiệu sách 书店
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In the office of the doctor there was a woman, the wife of the man who kept the bookstore in Wines- burg.
On the way back to the office, Daylight dropped into a bookstore and bought a grammar; and for a solid hour, his feet up on the desk, he toiled through its pages.
Every evening--as Peter had long absented himself from his former lounging-places, at insurance offices, news-rooms, and bookstores, and as the honor of his company was seldom requested in private circles--he and Tabitha used to sit down sociably by the kitchen hearth.
The bookstore, which is located on Taipei's Xinhai Road, has neither a name nor a clerk.
"I think finding the identity of this bookstore is very similar to finding my own identity.
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In June 2018, Portland's In Other Words bookstore, the inspiration for Portlandia's feminist send-up, announced that it was closing: publicity from the show had not translated to sales.
The new bookstore has a guide to the Egyptian Museum in different languages, as well as a collection of books about ancient Egyptians and the history of the pharaohs and some books on Egyptian culture, including crafts and cookery.
The AUC Bookstores have been present in the Museum in the past but this new exhibition, held in the museum's gift shop, is a first for the museum and for the stores, where a number of brands are selling other products like gifts and Egyptian handicrafts.
Alef Bookstore's parent company is owned by businessman and economist Omar El-Shenety , an American University in Cairo and Columbia Business School graduate who up until recently wrote a column for the state-run Al-Ahram newspaper.
This was in 2016, when the National Book Development Board (NBDB) launched the Pinoy Bookstore Tour in celebration of National Literature Month.
Working in a bookstore provided women with essential lessons in working independently and cooperatively and forced them to face the challenges of running an explicitly feminist, anti-racist, queer-friendly workplace.