shopping trolley meaning, shopping trolley definition | English Cobuild dictionary

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shopping trolley

  
     ( shopping trolleys    plural  ) A shopping trolley is a large metal basket on wheels which is provided by shops such as supermarkets for customers to use while they are in the shop.  
  (BRIT)      n-count  
in AM, use shopping cart     
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shopping  
1       n-uncount   When you do theshopping, you go to shops and buy things.  
I'll do the shopping this afternoon.     
    window shopping  
2       n-uncount   Your shopping is the things that you have bought from shops, especially food.  
We put the shopping away.     


home shopping     
Home shopping is shopping that people do by ordering goods from their homes, using catalogues, television channels, or computers.      n-uncount   oft N n  
...America's most successful home-shopping channel.     
shopping cart        ( shopping carts    plural  ) A shopping cart is the same as a shopping trolley.  
  (AM)      n-count  
shopping centre        ( shopping centres    plural  )
in AM, use shopping center      A shopping centre is a specially built area containing a lot of different shops.      n-count  
The new shopping centre was constructed at a cost of 1.1 million.     
shopping channel        ( shopping channels    plural  ) A shopping channel is a television channel that broadcasts programmes showing products that you can phone the channel and buy.      n-count  
shopping list        ( shopping lists    plural  ) A shopping list is a list of the things that you want to buy when you go shopping, which you write on a piece of paper.      n-count  
shopping mall        ( shopping malls    plural  ) A shopping mall is a specially built covered area containing shops and restaurants which people can walk between, and where cars are not allowed.      n-count  
shopping trolley        ( shopping trolleys    plural  ) A shopping trolley is a large metal basket on wheels which is provided by shops such as supermarkets for customers to use while they are in the shop.  
  (BRIT)      n-count  
in AM, use shopping cart     
window shopping      , window-shopping  
If you do some window shopping, you spend time looking at the goods in the windows of shops without intending to buy anything.      n-uncount  

Translation English - Cobuild Collins Dictionary  

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n.
1. a fashion enthusiast; someone who sets or follows trends; 2. woman working in the fashion domain (as a designer, journalist, model etc.); 3. woman passionate about shopping;

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