(or consignment store)
A store that sells secondhand items (typically clothing and accessories) on behalf of the original owner, who receives a percentage of the selling price.
- The other day us three girls went to a cool consignment store that is located dangerously close to where I live.
- The fact that you've turned your used clothes over to a consignment store doesn't mean you should get used.
- Fearing bankruptcy, his wife also sold off many of their belongings at this consignment store.
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Syllabification: con·sign·ment shop
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