Definitions for hand-me-down
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outgrown garment passed down from one person to another
passed on from one person to another
"not too proud to wear hand-me-down clothes"
An outgrown garment given to one person after use by another; -- usually transferred between members of a family or close friends; as, because she was the youngest of four girls, the clothes she wore were always hand-me-downs.
An item that is passed along for someone else to use; especially, a piece of clothing or other item which has been outgrown by a older sibling and passed down to a younger one.
Used or second-hand, passed along by its prior user
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