from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A sale of used household belongings, typically held outdoors or in a garage at the home of the seller.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. a sale of used household goods in the driveway or garage of someone's home
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an outdoor sale of used personal or household items held on the seller's premises
From garage sale (Wiktionary)
Judy Hamilton, client manager of the outplacement firm of Schoenberg Associates in Indianapolis, tells of one recently fired client who went to a garage sale and bought a set of old dishes.