Origin of five-and-ten
Related Words for five-and-tenshop, emporium, boutique, outlet, market, supermarket, deli, showroom, drugstore, mart, super, stand, repository, storehouse, superette
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Historical Examples of five-and-ten
Most of the latter she had purchased from the five-and-ten, but they all carried a point.Linda Carlton, Air Pilot
One finds cheap substitutes, but one also finds new commodities made for the five-and-ten trade.Proclaim Liberty!
A five-and-ten furnished a pair of heavy-rimmed glasses that seemed to have blanks in them, and he decided he might get by.Pursuit
Lester del Rey