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tag sale

n.
A sale of used household belongings, with prices typically marked on labels affixed to the items.
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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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