cent store

«центовка», магазин различных недорогих товаров повседневного спроса. Первоначально цены на многие товары не превышали доллара (возникли как five-and-ten-cent (dime) stores). Наиболее известная фирма, специализирующаяся на таких магазинах, — «Вулворт» [Woolworth] (по имени основателя)

США. Лингвострановедческий англо-русский словарь. 2013.

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  • North Conway 5 and 10 Cent Store — U.S. National Register of Historic Places …   Wikipedia

  • ten-cent store — noun Etymology: ten + cent + store : five and ten * * * /ten sent , sent / five and ten (def. 1). [1900 05, Amer.] * * * ten cent store «TEHN SEHNT», U.S. Informal. dime store …   Useful english dictionary

  • I Found a Million Dollar Baby (in a Five and Ten Cent Store) — Infobox Standard title = I Found a Million Dollar Baby (in a Five and Ten Cent Store) english title = comment = Introduced in the May, 1931 Broadway musical Billy Rose s Crazy Quilt image size = caption = writer = composer = Harry Warren lyricist …   Wikipedia

  • ten-cent store — ☆ ten cent store [ten′sent′ ] n. short for FIVE AND TEN CENT STORE …   English World dictionary

  • five-and-ten-cent store — five and ten [five and ten] (also five and ten cent store ; five and dime …   Useful english dictionary

  • five-and-ten-cent store — ☆ five and ten cent store [fīv′ən ten′sent΄ ] n. a store that sells a wide variety of inexpensive merchandise, orig. with many articles priced at five or ten cents: also five and ten or five and dime [fīv′ən dīm′] n. * * * ➡ five and ten * * * …   Universalium

  • five-and-ten-cent store — ☆ five and ten cent store [fīv′ən ten′sent΄ ] n. a store that sells a wide variety of inexpensive merchandise, orig. with many articles priced at five or ten cents: also five and ten or five and dime [fīv′ən dīm′] n …   English World dictionary

  • ten-cent store — UK US noun [C] ► COMMERCE FIVE AND DIME(Cf. ↑five and dime) …   Financial and business terms

  • ten-cent store — ten′ cent′ store n. five and ten • Etymology: 1900–05, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • five-and-ten-cent-store — store which carries a wide assortment of inexpensive items (formerly costing between five and ten cents) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ten-cent store — noun A store selling inexpensive items. Syn: dime store, five and dime …   Wiktionary

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