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yard sale


  • (American English) garage sale
    Example sentences
    • She discovered a pumphouse at a yard sale and turned it into a colorful garden shed.
    • Then comb the garage, basement and attic, and hold a yard sale every Saturday morning.
    • The range of things I know is as diverse as the range of stuff at a yard sale.

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