teleshopping

[tel-uh-shop-ing]

noun

electronic shopping via videotex or other interactive information service.

Nearby words

  1. telescopium,
  2. telescopy,
  3. telescreen,
  4. teleseism,
  5. teleshop,
  6. telesis,
  7. telesoftware,
  8. telespectroscope,
  9. telesphorus,
  10. telestereoscope

Origin of teleshopping

First recorded in 1980–85; tele-1 + shopping

teleshop

[tel-uh-shop]

verb (used without object), tel·e·shopped, tel·e·shop·ping.

to engage in teleshopping.

Origin of teleshop

First recorded in 1980–85; tele-1 + shop

Related formstel·e·shop·per, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for teleshopping

teleshopping

noun

the purchase of goods by telephone or via the internet
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