job lot

noun

Definition of job lot

  1. 1 :  a miscellaneous collection of goods for sale as a lot usually to a retailer

  2. 2 :  a miscellaneous and usually inferior collection or group

Examples of job lot in a sentence

  1. The warehouse bought the pieces as a job lot.

1828

First Known Use of job lot

1828


JOB LOT Defined for English Language Learners

job lot

noun

Definition of job lot for English Language Learners

  • : a collection of goods that are being sold as a group

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