yard sale


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yard sale

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

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.yard sale - an outdoor sale of used personal or household items held on the seller's premisesyard 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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A RECENT ONCE-IN-A-LIFETIME YARD SALE FIND has treasure hunters on their own prowls.
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Wilmette, IL, May 09, 2016 --(PR.com)-- Anne West of Coldwell Banker's Come Home North Shore will once again play host as she sponsors the 5th Annual Kenilworth Gardens Neighborhood Yard Sale. This is the largest multi-family yard sale in Wilmette with more than 40 homes usually participating and attracting shoppers from all over the North Shore and beyond.
Caption: A few of her favorite things, including a $10 brass key from a yard sale.
Q My father has an old English rifle that he bought years ago at a yard sale. It looks like some type of army rifle.
These maps will be available on the common the day of the yard sale for a $1 donation starting at 7:30 a.m.
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If you can't wait till February's Modernism Week to get your fix of Palm Springs fabulousness, this month's three-day version brings walking, house, and double-decker bus tours (those stop at the old Tramway gas station, above, our favorite landmark); parties; and even a yard sale. Oct 10-13; modern ismweek.com.