shop boy

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n shop boy a young male shop assistant
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Usage

In literature:

On the opposite side of the wide street was a shop where mechanical toys were sold, a paradise for boys.
"Christopher Hibbault, Roadmaker" by Marguerite Bryant
One afternoon the boy sat on the front steps of the cobbler's shop, sunning himself.
"Rose O'Paradise" by Grace Miller White
The boys turned and saw Beechnut standing at the door of the shop, looking at them.
"Stuyvesant" by Jacob Abbott
Both boys had to admit, however, that the results of Barby's shopping had been worth the delay.
"The Electronic Mind Reader" by John Blaine
Meanwhile, the bookseller gives him his copy-books gratis, because he takes a great many boys to the shop.
"Cuore (Heart)" by Edmondo De Amicis
The images of Daruma are found by the hundreds in toy-shops, as tobacconists' signs, and as the snow-men of the boys.
"Child-Life in Japan and Japanese Child Stories" by Mrs. M. Chaplin Ayrton
The boys bought toy soldiers and horns at the toy shop.
"Boys and Girls Bookshelf (Vol 2 of 17)" by Various
Ask these boys here in the shop whether they agree with you on that.
"Nan of Music Mountain" by Frank H. Spearman
He had earned the money to buy it by work after the other boys in the shop had gone home.
"Lippincott's Magazine, Vol. 20, August 1877" by Various
They had one boy of seventeen for overseer in the shop.
"The Prison Chaplaincy, And Its Experiences" by Hosea Quinby
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In poetry:

So, as time wore on, Jack grew to be a fine boy,
And was to his mother a help and joy;
And, one evening, she said, Jack, you are my only prop,
I must tell you, dear, I'm thinking about opening a shop.
"Jack Honest, or the Widow and Her Son" by William Topaz McGonagall

In news:

Pet Shop Boys' Beautiful New Album.
Spice Girls, Pet Shop Boys and more.
Pet Shop Boys, 'Winner (Niki + the Dove Remix)'.
Pet Shop Boys' 'Winner' Video.
Trans Rollergirl Featured in New Pet Shop Boys Video.
Weasel Boy opens pizza shop .
The family of a teen whose heart stopped after clamping an electrical cord to his nipple in shop class is suing the school and the teacher, saying the boy suffered brain damage.
A Syrian boy stands between men as they wait outside a bakery shop to buy bread in Maaret Misreen, near Idlib, Syria, Wednesday, Dec 12, 2012.
GOOD Music, Pet Shop Boys and Grizzly Bear .
They have since had fun shopping for baby boy clothes.
Boy, there's not much of a faster way to destroy the spirit of Thanksgiving than just about any story involving after-Thanksgiving shopping.
New Orleans Po Boy Shop talks a big game about its bread.
Lost Boys owner Kelly Muccio offers ultra-exclusive personal shopping in the space above her Georgetown boutique.
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A young boy was run over and killed in a Littleton shopping center parking lot Saturday.
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