Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Inclined to talk shop; full of jargon.
  • adj. Of the kind or quality expected from a shop.
  • adj. Abounding with shops.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Abounding with shops.
  • adj. Of or pertaining to shops, or one's own shop or business.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to or characteristic of a shop or shops; shoppish; belonging to trade; commercial: as, shoppy people.
  • Characterized by the presence of shops; abounding with shops: as, a shoppy street.
  • Given to talking shop: as, he is apt to be shoppy in conversation.
  • Concerning one's own business, profession, or pursuit.

Etymologies

shop +‎ -y (Wiktionary)

Examples

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.