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hand-me-down

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

owned or used by someone after it had been owned or used by someone else used especially of clothing
  • He was wearing an old, hand-me-down jacket.

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hand-me-down

noun

Synonyms of hand-me-down (Entry 2 of 2)

as in white elephant

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The first known use of hand-me-down was in 1826

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“Hand-me-down.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hand-me-down. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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