Definition of shopwalker in US English:

shopwalker

noun

British
dated
  • another term for floorwalker
    • ‘Skinner worked as a draper and shopwalker with Buckley & Nunn's until 1880 when he resigned after being refused a pay rise.’
    • ‘The shopwalker, Sir John Simon, is a member of the Liberal government.’
    • ‘The fact remains that this particular shopwalker uttered a cry of protest and darted in pursuit of the hat and cape.’
    • ‘‘As smart a chap as you could have,’ said the chief shopwalker, ‘but no zest.’’
    • ‘One of the shopwalkers came up to him and said, ‘What can I do for you, please?’’

Pronunciation

shopwalker

/ˈʃɑpˌwɔkər//ˈSHäpˌwôkər/