Associations to the word «Haberdashery»

Wiktionary

HABERDASHERY, noun. Ribbons, buttons, thread, needles and similar sewing goods sold in a haberdasher's shop.
HABERDASHERY, noun. A shop selling such goods.
HABERDASHERY, noun. A shop selling clothing and accessories for men, including hats.

Dictionary definition

HABERDASHERY, noun. A store where men's clothes are sold.
HABERDASHERY, noun. The drygoods sold by a haberdasher.

Wise words

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