Definition of clearance sale in English:

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clearance sale

Pronunciation: /ˈklirəns sāl/


A sale of goods at reduced prices to get rid of superfluous stock or because the store is closing down.
Example sentences
  • The clearance sale is to make way for new stock.
  • By March 1, the date set for the end of the clearance sale, about $3,500 had come in from sales.
  • They had a big clearance sale, which helped the sales take off.

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Syllabification: clear·ance sale

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