Definition of online shopping in English:

online shopping

noun

mass noun
  • The action or activity of buying goods or services over the Internet.

    ‘broadband makes online shopping easier’
    • ‘Broadband makes surfing and online shopping easier and quicker for the customer.’
    • ‘For some items, online shopping will attract consumers for whom cost is the most important factor.’
    • ‘Although online shopping seems tailor-made for today's busy consumer, technical failures, slow downloads, and poorly designed checkout processes continue to make for some frustrated online shoppers.’
    • ‘I love online shopping: the seek-and-destroy aspect appeals to my no-nonsense personality, especially during these fast forward times.’
    • ‘Online shopping is going to give us our Saturdays back.’
    • ‘I've tried online shopping before but it frustrated me so much.’
    • ‘One advantage of online shopping can be selection.’
    • ‘I rather enjoy online shopping, which is a breeze if you have ultra-fast broadband.’
    • ‘People did their holiday online shopping at work during their lunch hour.’
    • ‘For the elderly and people with disabilities, online shopping has been a godsend.’