consignment store

noun

Definition of consignment store

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: a store to which people bring items that they no longer want (such as old clothes, shoes, and equipment) to have them sold I brought some old clothes to a consignment store, and when they were sold I received a portion of the sale price.

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“Consignment store.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/consignment%20store. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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