The definition of a shop is a store or the work area of a person in a trade.(noun)
Shop is defined as to visit stores and buy goods.(verb)
An example of shop is to go to the mall and buy some clothing.
See shop in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME schoppe < OE sceoppa, booth, stall, akin to Ger schopf, porch < IE base *(s)keup-, a bundle, sheaf of straw: prob. basic meaning “roof made of straw thatch”
See shop in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English shoppe
Origin: , from Old English sceoppa, treasure house.
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