Definition of emporium:
outlet, boutique, transactions.
- market (part of speech: noun)
store (part of speech: noun)
- "Shorty McCabe", Sewell Ford.
In Amsterdam the crowd of fugitives was so great that vessels were wanting to convey them across the North Sea and the Zuyderzee, and that flourishing emporium beheld with dismay the approaching downfall of its prosperity.- "The Revolt of The Netherlands, Complete", Frederich Schiller.
He came to attack our capital, which was an emporium of considerable trade and the seat of many useful manufactures, in the expectation of being able to squeeze out of us a good sum to aid him in his enterprise.- "Rambles and Recollections of an Indian Official", William Sleeman.