tuck shop


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tuck shop

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tuckshop

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(Cookery) chiefly Brit a shop, esp one in or near a school, where food such as cakes and sweets are sold
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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Noun1.tuck shop - a candy store in Great Britaintuck shop - a candy store in Great Britain  
candy store, confectionary, confectionery - a confectioner's shop
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
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Translations

tuck shop

n (Brit) → Bonbonladen m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

tuck shop

n (Brit) (Scol) (old) → negozio di pasticceria (in o vicino ad una scuola)
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in periodicals archive ?
He said they had donated a tuck shop to a lady in Shoshong who was able to make a profit of P2 500 per week.
SNACK SHACK, our school tuck shop, is run by the School Parliament and House Captains.
the things we were doing included a 5k sponsored run, bingo night with a raffle, movie night with a tuck shop and guess the dog's name at 50p per guess.
Two sweets shops including Al-Madina Sweets and Iqra Sweets were sealed in Muzaffargarh, Ahmad Sweets in Rajanpur, Fine Fresh bakery and Mazhar Soda Water in Rahimyar Khan, and Irfan Tuck shop in Dera Ghazi Khan on violations including poor cleanliness, use of substandard ingredients, wash room in food processing area, use of substandard colours and chemicals, rusty machinery, no medical certificates of workers and no food license, sale of 'Gutka' besides expired products.
This was to be located in a glass building at the front of Leinster House, which had been used as a tuck shop until 2013.
On receipt of numerous complaints at 'Pakistan Citizen Portal' regarding overcharging at bus terminals tuck shop in Islamabad, ICT Administration had constituted a committee to look into the matter.
After hearing about the pair's misfortune, officers from the Hall Green neighbourhood policing team donated their left-over tuck shop cash to buy toys to make sure the family were still able to celebrate.
There will also be a new indoor animal discovery barn, more wallabies, and a tuck shop kiosk.
St Michael's also provides an optional twice daily meal and/or snack for students and staff through their school Tuck Shop. On average 50% of students partake in this school nutrition program.
Each house also ran a tuck shop selling snacks and drinks.
A POLICE tuck shop which sold sweets and savoury snacks has raised PS2,000 for a Bridgend charity.