window shopping meaning, window shopping definition | English Cobuild dictionary

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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  
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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;
adj.
when a shop is boarded up, it means it is no longer in business and that wooden planks have been nailed over its windows.
one in seven shops in the UK are boarded up

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