Definition of rummage sale in English:

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rummage sale


chiefly North American
A jumble sale.
Example sentences
  • The bazaar will feature Middle Eastern entertainment, children's entertainers, a rummage sale, a silent auction and food.
  • Her campaign has a down-home feel, with money raised in part by a rummage sale in her hometown of Houghton.
  • I remember my Mom selling them at a rummage sale when I was in college.

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