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Definition of consignment shop noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

consignment shop

 noun
noun
 
(also consignment store)
 
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a store where people take their old clothes, etc. to be sold to someone else. The consignment store keeps part of the money after an item is sold and gives the other part to the person who brought it in.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: consignment shop