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How to say Shopping In Japanese?

KanjiHiragana
買い物かいもの
Pronunciation: kaimono
How to Say It Outloud: ka-i-mo-no
Usage: The word '買い物' is used to refer to shopping, whether it's grocery shopping, clothes shopping, or any other type.
Example Sentence Japanese:週末に買い物に行きます。
Example Sentence English:I will go shopping on the weekend.
Katakana
ショッピング
Pronunciation: shoppingu
How to Say It Outloud: sho-pi-n-gu
Usage: The word 'ショッピング' is a transliteration of 'shopping' from English and is used in a similar context but often implies a more casual or fashionable shopping experience.
Example Sentence Japanese:友達とショッピングに行きました。
Example Sentence English:I went shopping with my friends.

Dictionary

買い物かいものCommon wordjlpt-n5
Noun
Suru verb
Intransitive verb
  • shopping; purchased goods
Wikipedia definition
  • Shopping
買いかいCommon word
Noun
  • buying; shopping
Noun
  • buyer
Noun
  • purchase
ショッピングショッピングCommon word
Noun
Suru verb
Intransitive verb
  • shopping
繁華街はんかがいCommon word
Noun
  • business district; shopping district; bustling street; shopping centre; shopping center; downtown
Wikipedia definition
  • High Street
商店街しょうてんがいCommon word
Noun
  • shopping district; shopping street; downtown
Wikipedia definition
  • Commercial district
通信販売つうしんはんばいCommon word
Noun
  • online shopping service (with delivery by mail); mail order; mail-order sales; shop-by-mail service
Wikipedia definition
  • Mail order
通販つうはんCommon word
Noun
Suru verb
  • online shopping; e-commerce; mail order
ショッピングセンターショッピングセンター
Noun
  • shopping centre; shopping center; mall
Wikipedia definition
  • Shopping mall
ショッピング街ショッピングがい
Noun
  • shopping street; shopping district
買物袋かいものぶくろ
Noun
  • shopping bag
物色ぶっしょく
Noun
Suru verb
Transitive verb
  • looking for (a suitable thing or person); searching for; hunting out; picking out; shopping around for; searching (a place); ransacking
ショッピングモールショッピングモールCommon word
Noun
  • shopping mall
地下街ちかがい
Noun
  • underground shopping center; underground shopping centre
Wikipedia definition
  • Underground city
買い物難民かいものなんみん
Noun
  • person unable to fulfil their shopping needs (esp. in areas of depopulation or due to lack of transport); people who have been cut off from the retail sector; shopping refugee
Wikipedia definition
  • Supermarket shortage
銀座ぎんざCommon word
Noun
  • Ginza (district in Tokyo)
Noun, used as a suffix
  • busy shopping district; bustling location
Noun
  • silver mint (Edo period)
Wikipedia definition
  • Ginza
テレビショッピングテレビショッピング
Noun
  • television shopping
Wikipedia definition
  • Shopping channel
爆買いばくがい
Noun
Suru verb
Transitive verb
  • binge shopping; shopping spree
ショッピングバッグショッピングバッグ
Noun
  • shopping bag
買い出しかいだしCommon word
Noun
  • going out to shop; going shopping
Noun
  • buying in quantity; buying wholesale; bulk purchasing
手提げ袋てさげぶくろ
Noun
  • handbag; shopping bag

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