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I don't like shopping very much.
a shopping list
I don't suppose you've had a chance to go shopping yet?
We went on a shopping spree and spent nearly £500.
Can you help me bring the shopping in?
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a generation … who are balancing working life with caring for both their teenage children and elderly parents
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Definition of shopping from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.