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Meaning of “second-hand” - Learner’s Dictionary

second-hand

adjective, adverb
 
 
/ˌsekəndˈhænd/
B1 If something is second-hand, someone else owned or used it before you: second-hand books/clothes She buys a lot of clothes second-hand.Old or old-fashionedThe elderly
Translations of “second-hand”
in Korean 중고의…
in Arabic مُسْتَعْمَل…
in Portuguese de segunda mão, usado…
in Catalan de segona mà…
in Japanese 中古の…
in Italian di seconda mano, usato…
in Chinese (Traditional) 舊(的), 二手(的)…
in Russian подержанный, с рук…
in Turkish kullanılmış, ikinci el, elden düşme…
in Chinese (Simplified) 旧(的), 二手(的)…
in Polish używany, z drugiej ręki…
(Definition of second-hand from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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