English version

hand-me-down

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Clothes
hand-me-downˈhand-me-down noun [countable] πŸ”Š πŸ”Š DCCOLD/NOT NEWa piece of clothing which has been used by someone and then given to another person πŸ”Š She refused to wear hand-me-downs. πŸ”Š hand-me-down clothes
Examples from the Corpus
hand-me-downβ€’ I always had to wear my sister's hand-me-downs.
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