supermarket


supermarket
noun ⇨ See also grocery store
ADJECTIVE
leading, major, top (all esp. BrE)
high-street (BrE), local, neighborhood (AmE)
out-of-town (BrE)
SUPERMARKET + NOUN
chain, giant, group (BrE)
development (BrE)
aisle, checkout, queue (BrE), shelf, trolley (BrE)

An increasing amount of organic produce is to be found on supermarket shelves.

car park (BrE), parking lot (AmE)
brand
assistant (BrE), clerk (AmE), manager
tabloid (AmE)

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  • supermarket — su‧per‧mar‧ket [ˈsuːpəˌmɑːkt,ˈsjuː ǁ pərˌmɑːr ] noun [countable] COMMERCE a large shop selling very many different kinds of food and other products used especially in the home: • Sales growth in UK supermarkets rose by almost 13%. • Canada s… …   Financial and business terms

  • supermarket — SUPERMÁRKET s. supermagazin, (englezism) big store. Trimis de siveco, 22.12.2007. Sursa: Sinonime  supermárket s. n., pl. supermárketuri Trimis de siveco, 26.02.2009. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  SUPERMÁRKET s.n. (Anglicism) Supermagazin. [cf.… …   Dicționar Român

  • supermarket — supermàrket m DEFINICIJA razg. velika, dobro opskrbljena trgovina hranom i raznovrsnim drugim kućnim potrepštinama, sa samoposluživanjem ETIMOLOGIJA engl. supermarket …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • supermarket — /su:pə mɑ:kit/, it. /super market/ s. ingl. [comp. di super e market mercato ], usato in ital. al masch. (comm.) [grande magazzino per la vendita self service di prodotti alimentari e domestici] ▶◀ [➨ supermercato] …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • supermarket — 1933, Amer.Eng., from SUPER (Cf. super ) + MARKET (Cf. market). The 1933 reference is in an article that says the stores themselves began to open around 1931 …   Etymology dictionary

  • supermarket — /superˈmarket, ingl. ˈsuːpəˌmɑːkɪt/ [vc. ingl., comp. di super «super » e market «mercato»] s. m. inv. V. supermercato …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • supermarket — {{/stl 13}}{{stl 8}}rz. mnż I, D. u, Mc. supermarketecie {{/stl 8}}{{stl 7}} duży, wielobranżowy sklep samoobsługowy <ang.> {{/stl 7}} …   Langenscheidt Polski wyjaśnień

  • supermarket — ► NOUN ▪ a large self service shop selling foods and household goods …   English terms dictionary

  • supermarket — ☆ supermarket [so͞o′pərmär΄kit ] n. a large, self service, retail food store or market, often one of a chain …   English World dictionary

  • Supermarket — A supermarket is a self service store offering a wide variety of food and household merchandise, organized into departments. It is larger in size and has a wider selection than a traditional grocery store and it is smaller than a hypermarket or… …   Wikipedia

  • supermarket — n. at, in a supermarket (to shop at/in a supermarket) * * * [ s(j)uːpəˌmɑːkɪt] at. in a supermarket (to shop at/in a supermarket) …   Combinatory dictionary


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