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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A shop where loans are made with personal property as security.

Usage examples (33)
  • The pawnshop is a most honorable and useful institution.
  • A pawnshop is a bit like a flea market crossed with a garage sale and a jumble shop.
  • "pawnshop," it has become an upright citizen and an asset to Clematis Street.
  • We'll tell you about the pawnshop for the wealthy. for more
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