Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SHOPKEEPER

You can look into their mouths where the shopkeeper used to dip out the wine.

And he added, "'Horace was the son of a shopkeeper'—Horace who?"

He, the shopkeeper, is superior to such broad and obvious humor as that.

He was a shopkeeper in Oughterarde, and known to the whole neighbourhood.

I expressed my immense preference for the shopkeeper of the two.

When questioned, the shopkeeper said that it had come from Ireland.

That is that the negro has not got the instincts of a shopkeeper.

There I consulted with the shopkeeper as to what I should do.

It is delightful to hear them talk,—so different from an English shopkeeper.

The Count raises his hat to the shopkeeper, and expects the shopkeeper to raise his hat to him.

WORD ORIGIN

1520s, from shop (n.) + keeper.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.