trade–in

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noun \ˈtrād-ˌin\

Definition of trade–in

  1. :  an item of merchandise (such as an automobile or refrigerator) taken as payment or part payment for a purchase

1915

First Known Use of trade–in

1915


TRADE–IN Defined for English Language Learners

trade–in

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noun \ˈtrād-ˌin\

Definition of trade–in for English Language Learners

  • : something (such as a used car) that you sell to a business as part of your payment for something new


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