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verb [intransitive/transitive] showroom pronunciation in American English /ˈʃoʊˌrum/
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present tense
present participleshowrooming
past tenseshowroomed
past participleshowroomed

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  1. to go to a conventional store to look at a product before buying it online for a cheaper price
    75% of shoppers showroomed before buying.
    They went back to the store they showroomed.

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 showroom pronunciation in American English noun [uncountable]
The emergence of mobile commerce will embed showrooming into shopping habits.


a fashion trend in which people intentionally wear ordinary, inexpensive, widely-available clothing

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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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