Definition of consignment store
- I brought some old clothes to a consignment store, and when they were sold I received a portion of the sale price.
: lay away, accumulate
: furnish, supply
: to place or leave in a location (such as a warehouse, library, or computer memory) for preservation or later use or disposal
: something that is stored or kept for future use
: articles (as of food) accumulated for some specific object and drawn upon as needed : stock, supplies
: something that is accumulated
: of, relating to, kept in, or used for a store
: purchased from a store as opposed to being natural or homemade : manufactured, ready-made
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