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shop around — phrasal verb with shop verb
UK /ʃɒp/ US /ʃɑːp/ -pp-
to compare the price and quality of the same or a similar object in different shops before you decide which one to buy:
When you're buying a flight, you should always shop around for the best deal.
UK /miːn/ US /miːn/
meant | meant
mean verb (INTEND)
B1 [I or T] to intend:
I'm sorry if I offended you - I didn't mean any harm.
The books with large print are meant for partially sighted readers.
[+ to infinitive] I've been meaning to call you all week.
Do you think she meant to say 9 a.m. instead of 9 p.m.?
They didn't mean for her to read the letter.
UK /ˈtɜːnˌəʊ.vər/ US /ˈtɝːnˌoʊ.vɚ/
the amount of money that a company gets from sales during a particular period:
Group turnover rose 2% in the period, compared with last year.
annual/daily/yearly turnover The business has an annual turnover of $350,000.
The company reported a €500,000 loss on turnover of €4.5 million.
overall/total/worldwide turnover Total turnover for the year amounted to £17 billion.
(from Cambridge Dictionary)
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