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verb [intransitive/transitive] American English pronunciation: showroom /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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 American English pronunciation: showrooming  noun [uncountable]

The emergence of mobile commerce will embed showrooming into shopping habits.

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