car-boot sale

car-boot sale

n
a sale of goods from car boots in a site hired for the occasion
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Then straight to the car-boot sale, in my trusty car, I'll steer.
I've got super clothes, interesting books, unusual toys, A selection of ornaments, items of crockery, Some glassware, sparkling bright, with my great bargains, I'll bring the car-boot sale venue, to a new height
In future, I'll give car-boot sales a miss, As, the experience was an unexpected, resounding, thumping flop.
But there's no better way to spend a weekend for the growing army of car-boot sale fans.
It is estimated that two-thirds of the population have been to a car-boot sale at least once in their life, with an average spend of pounds 10 per person per visit.
I don't think we should be surprised because Brits are notorious bargain-hunters and a car-boot sale is just another place to find a bargain
A lot of antiques dealers and record dealers do go to car-boot sales to sell stock that isn't moving at trade fairs or in shops.
There was also slow moving traffic on the A456 near Hagley Hill due to a car-boot sale and reports of congestion at Polesworth in Warwickshire and Eccleshall in Staffordshire due to car boot sales.
I do a lot of car-boot sales so I've collected a lot of stuff from them but the season is over and car-boot sales are dying out.
Police officers have smashed a suspected CD and DVD counterfeit ring operating at car-boot sales and clearing more money than drug dealers.