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thrift shop

noun

Simple Definition of thrift shop

  • : a store that sells used goods and especially used clothes and that is often run by a charity

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of thrift shop

  1. :  a shop that sells secondhand articles and especially clothes and is often run for charitable purposes


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