garage sale


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garage sale

n.
A sale of used household belongings, typically held outdoors or in a garage at the home of the seller.

garage sale

n
a sale of personal belongings or household effects held at a person's home, usually in the garage

garage′ sale`


n.
a sale of used or unwanted household goods or personal items, typically held in one's garage or yard. Also called tag sale , yard sale.
[1960–65, Amer.]
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Noun1.garage sale - an outdoor sale of used personal or household items held on the seller's premisesgarage sale - an outdoor sale of used personal or household items held on the seller's premises
cut-rate sale, sales event, sale - an occasion (usually brief) for buying at specially reduced prices; "they held a sale to reduce their inventory"; "I got some great bargains at their annual sale"
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Riverton Library in the City of Canning kicked off a week-long book sale yesterday (October 16) as part of the 2017 Garage Sale Trail - a nationwide initiative promoting the reuse of items in an effort to reduce waste to landfill.
Registration and access is very easy, since all modern technology are at your disposal simply type in your phone number and you are all set the system will guide you through the steps of registration and starting your new garage sale.
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Throw a pile of my old stuff outside, sit down in a lounge chair within sight of said stuff, hope random folks stop long enough to pay me a hilariously low amount of money for my stuff to become their stuff then take their money and buy more stuff for myself that will end up in another garage sale.
It's the morning of October 19, 1985, and Avery is getting ready for a big garage sale.
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