Definition of consignment store
: 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.
Word by Word Definitions
: lay away, accumulate
: furnish, supply
: to stock against a future time
: 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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