- shopping centre
- (AmE shopping center) noun ⇨ See also ↑mallADJECTIVE▪ big, huge, large, major▪ small▪ main, principal▪ new▪ modern, state-of-the-art▪
Kendal boasts a modern shopping centre and a museum.▪ high-end, upscale (both AmE)▪ run-down▪ $10 million, £200 million, etc.▪ busy, crowded, thriving▪ district (BrE), downtown (AmE), high-street (BrE), local, neighborhood (AmE), out-of-town (BrE), regional, suburban▪
Local shops are facing fierce competition from out-of-town shopping centres.▪ strip (AmE)VERB + SHOPPING-CENTRE/SHOPPING-CENTER▪ build, develop▪
A developer in this suburb of Phoenix plans to build a shopping centre.▪ go to, visitSHOPPING-CENTRE/SHOPPING-CENTER + NOUN▪ car park (BrE), parking lot (AmE)▪ developer▪ manager
Collocations dictionary. 2013.