dis-tressed goods

distress merchandise

noun Commerce.
goods sold below the prevailing price in order to raise cash quickly or to meet some other financial emergency.
damaged goods sold below fair-trade prices.
Also, distressed merchandise.
Also called distressed goods.
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distress merchandise
(US) goods sold at reduced prices in order to pay overdue debts, etc

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