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Give (a gift one has received) to someone else.‘do you think she'll regift that horrendous vase?’[no object] ‘the survey showed that 53% of consumers plan to regift this holiday’
- ‘You may already have the perfect gift sitting right at home, but there are dos and don'ts to regifting.’
- ‘She put our relationship on hold just days after I had bought her an Easter chocolate champagne bottle, which I couldn't regift to anyone else because the lady at Thornton's embossed her name on it.’
- ‘Now, someone has come up with a system to make the regifting process completely virtual.’
- ‘According to a nationwide consumer-spending survey by American Express, 58 % of people believe it is OK sometimes to regift an item.’
- ‘Chances are, it's going to be either: a) returned/exchanged; b) ‘regifted’; or c) thrown in the trash.’
- ‘The Starbucks cards I get from my students I regift to friends who like coffee.’
- ‘Unwanted gifts can be returned and, yes, even regifted, but doing so takes a certain measure of craftiness.’
- ‘That's the ugliest sweater I've ever seen. You should give it to charity or regift it to your mother-in-law.’
- ‘Re-gift things that have been given to you but never used.’
- ‘I know I had quite a few duplicates and outfits my children never wore as babies, and this is a great opportunity to re-gift those items.’
- ‘Don't regift an item to someone even though you know they won't like it.’
- ‘I personally choose not to regift.’
- ‘I was confused at first, but not after consulting my friend Alex, who regifted a bottle of Manischewitz to his parents; they haven't stop thanking him since.’
- ‘It's great that you are re-gifting your children's overflow birthday items to a worthy cause.’
- ‘If your items are in good condition, regift them to someone for Christmas or a birthday!’
- ‘Only regift items to people in different circles.’
- ‘Gyft, which launched in September, announced a new service last week that allows consumers to regift unused gift cards without detection.’
An item that has been regifted.‘most of my regifts are more meaningful than the usual bouquet of flowers’
- ‘A gift from your cousin can be a re-gift for a co-worker, for instance, but not your sister.’
- ‘Unless it's a family heirloom, most people feel belittled by a regift.’
- ‘The last thing you'd want to have happen is for a regift to get spotted by the person who gave it to you.’
- ‘Some of you may have the perfect re-gift sitting in your driveway or gathering dust in a garage.’
- ‘I remember one regift I received that I didn't appreciate.’
- ‘If something is in good condition, but won't make a good re-gift, you can donate it to charity.’
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