nondurables

plural noun non·du·ra·bles \ ˌnän-ˈdu̇r-ə-bəlz also -ˈdyu̇r- \

Definition of nondurables

: consumer goods (such as textiles, food, clothing, petroleum, and chemical products) that are only able to be used for a relatively short time before deteriorating or that are consumed in a single usage
  • average household spending on nondurables
called also nondurable goods

First Known Use of nondurables

1934


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