- The definition of a bookstore is a retail place where books are sold.
The place where college students purchase their books for class is an example of a bookstore.
A woman looks into a bookstore window.
bookstore definition by Webster's New World
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a retail store specializing in books
bookstore definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A store where books are sold.