mall

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (US) ((varieties without the cot-caught merger)) (UK) IPA (key): /mɔːl/
  • (US) ((varieties with the cot-caught merger)) (Canada) IPA (key): /mɑːl/
  • (file)
  • Homophone(s): maul (only with -awl pronunciation)

Noun[change]

Singular
mall

Plural
malls

A shopping mall
  1. (countable) A mall is a shopping center where there are many stores that are all in one building.
    My friends and I like to go to the mall.
  2. (countable) A mall is a planned open grassy area near important buildings or landmarks.
    The Mall is between the Washington Monument and the Lincoln Memorial.

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