Definition of flea market in English:

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flea market

Pronunciation: /ˈflē ˌmärkət/


A market, typically outdoors, selling secondhand goods.
Example sentences
  • The Jam will also have a flea market where you can sell, buy and barter musical instruments, audiotapes, CDs and rock T-shirts.
  • There was a flea market selling daft antiques - mainly old junk that it was difficult to imagine anyone buying.
  • Garcia said US Customs began tracking Guthrie after undercover agents linked him to pirated discs being sold at a Mississippi flea market.

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Syllabification: flea mar·ket

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