from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A sale of used household belongings, with prices typically marked on labels affixed to the items.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A retail sale in which items included in the sale are tagged with a coloured tag
- n. A domestic sale of second-hand items; a garage sale or yard sale
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A sale of usually used items (such as furniture, clothing, household items or bric-a-brac), conducted by one or a small group of individuals, at a location which is not a normal retail establishment.
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It was Mrs. Harrington, who is best known for the tag sale she runs under big tarps stretched across her front lawn every day of the year.
Simply offering food and drink elevates the tag sale to party status.
Then we put our energy into making new friends by posting notices on trees and electrical poles advertising our tag sale and muffin tasting.