Verboticism: Muttonshop

Muttonshop

Created by: rikboyee

Definition: v. To purchase a low-cost product and cover it with the label, or put it inside the packaging of a premium brand. n. A cheap product, which has been repackaged, or relabeled, by the consumer to make it look like an expensive brand.

Pronunciation: mutt-en-shop

Sentence: E-bay has completely revolutionized the way i muttonshop

Etymology: mutton [as in 'mutton dressed as lamb'], shop, mutton chop

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Comments: Muttonshop

silveryaspen - 2008-03-03: 23:05:00
Were you feeling a little sheepish? Fun one!