Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A very large retail store that stocks highly diversified merchandise, such as groceries, toys, and camera equipment, or a wide variety of mechandise in a specific product line, such as computers or sporting goods.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An extremely large store, hypermarket.

Etymologies

super- +‎ store (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • I agree that the rise of the superstore is a good thing.

    Not standing up for the little guy

  • The superstore will be the 19th in the St Giles shops network which stretches across the region and the second hospice shop to open in Cannock.

    Star

  • The average Barnes and Noble "superstore" stocks over 100,000 titles.

    Richard Spilman: Blockbusters and Publishing: The Pareto Principle vs. Netflix

  • So, Esselunga developed a new "superstore" format that is closer to the concept of a neighborhood store.

    How Europe's Grocers Keep Food Sales Fresh

  • I was already thinking about buying my own ski boots when the active footwear company Profeet announced it was opening a London "superstore" with a special ski boot lab.

    Telegraph.co.uk: news, business, sport, the Daily Telegraph newspaper, Sunday Telegraph

  • The SCF Action Committee will lead a rally to kickoff a national boycott until the Farm is restored and stop worker abuse ended on Saturday, December 13, at noon at the Forever 21 "superstore" at 35 N.

    LA IMC

  • Chicago's organized labor cartel, repeating a scenario from a few years back, is gearing up to block a Wal-Mart "superstore" at an abandoned Ryerson Steel plant site in Chatham.

    Newsalert

  • Retail has evolved in the last two decades to the "superstore" format, and retailers not anchored with others will be extinct in the next two decades.

    BloggingStocks

  • CD One Price Cleaners, the leading laundry and drycleaning specialist in the Chicago area, is offering qualifed prospects with a cutting edge opportunity to own their own high volume drycleaning "superstore" We have opened 30 stores since our first store opened in the Chicago suburb of Lincolnwood in 2001.

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  • Currently operate over 30 "superstore" drycleaning and laundry locations.

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