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hand-me-down

noun [C]     /ˈhænd.mɪˌdaʊn/
a piece of clothing which someone has given to a younger person because they no longer want it (别人穿过的)旧衣服 I got fed up with having to wear my sister's hand-me-downs. 我早就受够了穿姐姐的旧衣服。 Clothing - general words
Translations of “hand-me-down”
in Chinese (Traditional) (別人穿過的)舊衣服…
(Definition of hand-me-down from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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