- a store at which cheap, ready-made clothing may be purchased.
Origin of slopshop
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Examples from the Web for slop-shop
I met him first in a slop-shop, as he calls it, when I was buying my clothes.The Poacher
Their clothes look as if they had been bought ready-made at a slop-shop.Town Life in Australia
R. E. N. (Richard) Twopeny
Brown and I will back you up in it, and so will the slop-shop man.
A Chinaman who wore a slop-shop blue suit and who held an open knife in his hand, stood beside him.The Return of Dr. Fu-Manchu
The next place they entered was a sailor's slop-shop, in which were kept all sorts of seafaring garments and accessories.Rick Dale, A Story of the Northwest Coast