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sex shop


noun

a store that sells products relating to sexual interests or activities.

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Origin of sex shop

First recorded in 1970–75
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British Dictionary definitions for sex shop

sex shop


noun

  1. a shop selling aids purporting to increase the pleasurableness of sexual activity
  2. a shop selling erotica and pornographic material
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