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rummage sale

noun

Simple Definition of rummage sale

  • : a sale of used items (such as old clothes or toys) especially to raise money for a church, school, charity, etc.

Full Definition of rummage sale

  1. :  a usually informal sale of miscellaneous goods; especially :  a sale of donated articles conducted by a nonprofit organization (as a church or charity) to help support its programs


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