Definition of shop girl in English:

shop girl


  • A female shop assistant.

    • ‘She plays a young shop girl at Saks Fifth Avenue.’
    • ‘It was hard to know why the shop girl was so amused by my behaviour.’
    • ‘As she fumbled for her wallet the shop girl noticed a remote control for a television set in the customer's bag.’
    • ‘In the film she is a shop girl who becomes involved with Kane - a relationship which is used to destroy his political ambitions and his marriage.’
    • ‘The shop girl said her parents owned the stand and kept several dozen more skins back at their house, but that she was unwilling to take a stranger there.’
    seller, salesperson, salesman, saleswoman, dealer, trader, tradesman, retailer, shopkeeper, shopman, shop girl, shop boy, sales assistant, assistant, wholesaler, merchant, trafficker, purveyor, supplier, stockist, marketer, marketeer, sales representative, door-to-door salesman, travelling salesman, commercial traveller
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