yard sale


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there are signs up all over town advertising yard sales
Recent Examples on the Web Drayton Carlberg threw another Twitter yard sale on Friday. John Canzano, oregonlive, "Canzano: Twitter yard sale by former Oregon Duck underscores the NCAA’s looming problem," 16 Jan. 2021 The alternative, though, could be that precious items wind up in a yard sale or a dumpster. Liz Weston, oregonlive, "Liz Weston: Get facts on Social Security to help make good choices," 15 Nov. 2020 Valin ruled the yard sale conducted in April by Christa Thompson of Rathdrum was not a business. From Usa Today Network And Wire Reports, USA TODAY, "Surprise vacation, yard sale reprieve, teacher sick day: News from around our 50 states," 12 Nov. 2020 Best school fundraising ideas Host a community yard sale in your school's parking lot. Juliana Labianca, Good Housekeeping, "50 Unique Fundraising Ideas That Make Giving Back Easy," 12 Oct. 2020 For one dollar at a yard sale: a shoebox diorama of the moon where the astronauts are built from foil. Hieu Minh Nguyen, The Atlantic, "Distance," 27 Sep. 2020 As the Jaguars kept selling off their young assets, the Browns got in on the Jacksonville yard sale when GM Andrew Berry sent a 2021 fifth-round pick south for safety Ronnie Harrison over the weekend. Ellis L. Williams, cleveland, "How will safety Ronnie Harrison help the Browns defense? -- Film review," 8 Sep. 2020 These past few days, when the sun sets over Salt Lake City, Nick Kuzmack pulls out a wooden, foldable chessboard his mother, Frances Rowsell, bought at a yard sale years ago. Paighten Harkins, The Salt Lake Tribune, "Thousands of Utahns have gone days without power. Electricity might not return until after Sunday.," 12 Sep. 2020 However, in support of our residents, the requirement for yard sale permits will be waived for individual sales for that day. Joan Rusek, cleveland, "Historical programs abound this month with new social distancing customs: Valley Views," 11 Sep. 2020

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First Known Use of yard sale

1972, in the meaning defined above

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31 Jan 2021

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“Yard sale.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/yard%20sale. Accessed 27 Feb. 2021.

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