shopwindow

[ shop-win-doh ]
/ ˈʃɒpˌwɪn doʊ /
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noun

a window used for display of merchandise.

Nearby words

  1. shopping precinct,
  2. shopping-bag lady,
  3. shopsoiled,
  4. shoptalk,
  5. shopwalker,
  6. shopworn,
  7. shoran,
  8. shore,
  9. shore bird,
  10. shore bug

Origin of shopwindow

late Middle English word dating back to 1400–50; see origin at shop, window

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Word Origin and History for shop-window

shop-window

n.

mid-15c., from shop (n.) + window (n.).

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