- nounADJECTIVE▪ big, giant, large▪ leading, major, top▪
the country's biggest food retailer▪ small▪ local▪ high-street (BrE)▪
High-street retailers reported a marked increase in sales before Christmas.▪ big-box (= that sells large items) (AmE)▪ mass (AmE), mass-market▪ multiple▪ independent▪ niche (esp. BrE), specialist (BrE), specialty (AmE)▪ high-end (AmE), luxury (esp. AmE), upscale (AmE)▪ discount▪ brick-and-mortar (AmE), bricks-and-mortar (AmE), traditional▪ Internet, online, Web▪ apparel (AmE), clothing, DIY (BrE), electrical (BrE), electronics, fashion, food, furniture, grocery, music, toy, etc.
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