Definition of consignment store in English:

consignment store

Line breaks: con|sign|ment store

noun

North American
  • A shop that sells second-hand items on behalf of the original owner, who receives a percentage of the selling price.
    More example sentences
    • The other day us three girls went to a cool consignment store that is located dangerously close to where I live.
    • The fact that you've turned your used clothes over to a consignment store doesn't mean you should get used.
    • Fearing bankruptcy, his wife also sold off many of their belongings at this consignment store.

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