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junk shop

noun
1.
a shop selling miscellaneous secondhand goods
2.
(derogatory) a shop selling antiques
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Examples from the web for junk shop
  • Fortuitously, I spotted a stack of crumbling issues of a publication named Physical Culture in a junk shop in Ithaca, New York.

Slang definitions & phrases for junk shop

junk shop

noun phrase

A shop where old discarded things and miscellaneous bits of potential trash are sold; secondhand store (1940s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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