semidurables

[ sem-ee-doo r-uh-buh lz, -dyoo r-, sem-ahy- ]
/ ˌsɛm iˈdʊər ə bəlz, -ˈdyʊər-, ˌsɛm aɪ- /

plural noun

goods, as clothing or furniture, that are neither perishable nor truly durable.

Nearby words

  1. semidome,
  2. semidomesticated,
  3. semidominance,
  4. semidouble,
  5. semidry,
  6. semiellipse,
  7. semielliptical,
  8. semievergreen,
  9. semifinal,
  10. semifinalist

Origin of semidurables

semi- + durables (plural of durable)

Also called sem·i·du·ra·ble goods.

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