Shopper vs Habitue - What's the difference?

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Shopper is a related term of habitue.

As a noun shopper

is a person who shops.

As a verb habitue is





(en noun)
  • A person who shops.
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  • , volume=189, issue=7, page=32, magazine=(The Guardian Weekly) , title= Mexico gets a taste for eating insects […] , passage=The San Juan market is Mexico City's most famous deli of exotic meats, where an adventurous shopper can hunt down hard-to-find critters such as ostrich, wild boar and crocodile.}}
  • A free local newspaper containing advertisements for local shops etc; sometimes includes discount coupons.
  • A kind of bicycle suited to riding short distances.
  • * 2010 , Malc Cowle], [ The Adventures of a Bicycle Frame Builder
  • Every conceivable type of cycle's represented; modern stripped down carbon fibre race bikes, state of the art touring machines and humble shoppers , tandems, tandem trikes, racing trikes and shopping trikes, mountain and BMX bikes.

    Derived terms

    * mystery shopper


    * hoppers



    Alternative forms

    * habitue


    (en noun)
  • One who frequents a place; a denizen or regular
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  • *:At half-past nine on this Saturday evening, the parlour of the Salutation Inn, High Holborn, contained most of its customary visitors.In former days every tavern of repute kept such a room for its own select circle, a club, or society, of habitu├ęs , who met every evening, for a pipe and a cheerful glass.
  • A devotee.