preowned

or pre-owned

[ pree-ohnd ]
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adjective
  1. previously owned; used; secondhand: a sale of preowned furs.

Origin of preowned

1
First recorded in 1960–65; pre- + own + -ed2

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British Dictionary definitions for preowned

preowned

/ (ˌpriːˈəʊnd) /


adjective
  1. euphemistic already used; second-hand

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