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bill of goods

Definition of bill of goods

  1. 1 :  a consignment of merchandise

  2. 2 :  something intentionally misrepresented :  something passed off in a deception or fraud —often used in the phrase sell a bill of goods



1842

First Known Use of bill of goods

1842

Rhymes with bill of goods


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