shopping centre


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shopping centre

n
1. (Commerce) a purpose-built complex of shops, restaurants, etc, for the use of pedestrians
2. (Human Geography) the area of a town where most of the shops are situated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.shopping centre - mercantile establishment consisting of a carefully landscaped complex of shops representing leading merchandisersshopping centre - mercantile establishment consisting of a carefully landscaped complex of shops representing leading merchandisers; usually includes restaurants and a convenient parking area; a modern version of the traditional marketplace; "a good plaza should have a movie house"; "they spent their weekends at the local malls"
food court - an area (as in a shopping mall) where fast food is sold (usually around a common eating area)
mercantile establishment, outlet, retail store, sales outlet - a place of business for retailing goods

shopping centre

noun shopping complex, shopping mall, shopping precinct, shopping arcade, gallery, parade of shops The new shopping centre was built at a cost of 1.1 million.
Translations
مَرْكَزُ التَّسَوُّقمَرْكِز تِجاري
nákupní středisko
butikscenterindkøbscenter
ostoskeskus
trgovački centar
verslunarmiîstöî
ショッピングセンター
쇼핑센터
nakupovalno središče
köpcentrum
ศูนย์การค้า
trung tâm thương mại

shopping centre

ncentro commerciale

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.

shopping centre

مَرْكَزُ التَّسَوُّق nákupní středisko butikscenter Einkaufszentrum εμπορικό κέντρο centro comercial ostoskeskus centre commercial trgovački centar centro commerciale ショッピングセンター 쇼핑센터 winkelcentrum kjøpesenter centrum handlowe centro comercial, shopping center торговый центр köpcentrum ศูนย์การค้า alışveriş merkezi trung tâm thương mại 购物中心
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Cushman & Wakefield manages and acts as leasing agent for the Village Entertainment Park, owned by fund manager Pradera, which opened in Athens in 1999 as Greece's first shopping centre.
The first project involves expanding Intercity Shopping Centre by 40 to 50 more stores and increasing the Sears store to 120,000 square feet.