trade-in
trade-in rade-in n. 1. an item of property, such as an automobile, that is given in part payment for a new one. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • trade-in — {n.} Something given as part payment on something better. * /The dealer took our old car as a trade in./ Often used like an adjective. * /We cleaned up the car at trade in time./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • trade-in — {n.} Something given as part payment on something better. * /The dealer took our old car as a trade in./ Often used like an adjective. * /We cleaned up the car at trade in time./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • trade in — transitive verb Date: 1923 1. to turn in as payment or part payment for a purchase or bill < trade the old car in on a new one > 2. exchange 2 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • trade in — {v.} To give something to a seller as part payment for another thing of greater value. * /The Browns traded their old car in on a new one./ Syn.: TURN IN(3) …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • trade in — {v.} To give something to a seller as part payment for another thing of greater value. * /The Browns traded their old car in on a new one./ Syn.: TURN IN(3) …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • trade-in — noun Date: 1917 an item of merchandise (as an automobile or refrigerator) taken as payment or part payment for a purchase …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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