Origin of pawnshop
Examples from the Web for pawnshop
Stay anywhere long enough and every direction eventually leads you toward a pawnshop of your life.The Life and Hard Times Of The Family A Cuban Defector Left Behind|Brin-Jonathan Butler|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This—this—why, this looked more like a ten-dollar fiddle picked up in a pawnshop!Dorothy's Triumph|Evelyn Raymond
Down on South Clark Street a customer of mine keeps a pawnshop in connection with his business.
"It was a letter from my dad," explained Bill, and went on to tell him about the watch that was in the pawnshop in his name.Battling the Clouds|Captain Frank Cobb
His money was all gone, and everything was in the pawnshop except his overcoat, from which he hardly dared part at this season.To Him That Hath|Leroy Scott
He did not have money enough to continue his business, and a few days after the auction his pawnshop was closed.