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verb [intransitive/transitive] showroom pronunciation in British English /ˈʃəʊruːm/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyshowroom
he/she/itshowrooms
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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showrooming

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

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