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American English: /ˈhænd mi ˌdaʊn/
British English: /ˈhandmiːdaʊn/

Translation of hand-me-down in Spanish:


  • (prenda usada o heredada)
    she was always dressed in her sister's hand-me-downs
    siempre iba vestida con ropa heredada de su hermana
    Example sentences
    • One boy is tanned and shiny from the water, but most of the rest have gangly, pale, mottled bodies; they are wearing baggy underwear or ill-fitting hand-me-downs.
    • I had a couple more shirts now - hand-me-downs from Ray and Johnny - but I still had the same four pairs of basketball shorts.
    • While the others were given new clothes and shoes, she was dressed in ill-fitting hand-me-downs and old shoes.
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