shopping cart


shopping cart
shopping cart ˈshopping ˌcart noun [countable]
1. a large metal basket on wheels that you push around when you are shopping in a supermarket; = shopping trolley Bre
2. COMPUTING COMMERCE software that keeps a record of the things you buy on a website until you are ready to pay for them

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shopping cart UK US noun [C]
(UK shopping trolley) COMMERCE a large container on wheels used for carrying goods in a large store: »

The store has an escalator which allows people to take their shopping carts with them.

(UK shopping basket) E-COMMERCE a part of a shopping website that keeps a record of what you want to buy until you pay for it: »

There are 3 items in your shopping cart.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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