Meaning of consignment
Pronunciation: (kun-sīn'munt), [key]
- the act of consigning.
- something that is consigned.
- property sent to an agent for sale, storage, or shipment.
- (of goods) sent to an agent for sale, with title being held by the consignor until a sale is made.
- of, pertaining to, or shipped as goods on consignment: consignment selling of gift items.
- consignment (Thesaurus)