Brit. a candy store.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
References in classic literature ?
"I went back to that sweet-shop and asked if I'd left a parcel, and gave them a particular address if it turned up.
Farrahs own traditional sweet-shop style jars and gift set of biscuits have now been developed to live up to the high quality standards expected of the brand and are now more recognisable as being from the Farrahs stable.
pressed to a sweet-shop window but who knew his mind?