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car boot sale

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Definition of car boot sale in English:

noun

British
An outdoor sale at which people sell unwanted possessions, typically from the boots of their cars.
Example sentences
  • Either he's clearing a house or he's an ardent searcher on the car boot sale, jumble sale and charity shop circuits.
  • It is possible someone is trying to sell them at a car boot sale or market.
  • We are told it is likely that they were stolen either ‘to order’, or to be sold at a car boot sale.

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