- consumer durables
- Consumer goods that have a use-life of more than one year, including automobiles, appliances, and furniture.► “Consumer durables” is a category in GDP accounting. Changes in consumer durables expenditures are an indicator of consumer confidence.
American business jargon. 2014.
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consumer durables — Consumer products that are expected to last three years or more, such as an automobile or a home appliance. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * consumer durables consumer durables ➔ durables * * * consumer durables UK US noun [plural] ►… … Financial and business terms
consumer durables — index goods, merchandise Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 … Law dictionary
consumer durables — noun consumer goods that are not destroyed by use • Syn: ↑durables, ↑durable goods • Usage Domain: ↑plural, ↑plural form • Hypernyms: ↑consumer goods … Useful english dictionary
consumer durables — con.sumer durables n [plural] BrE large things such as cars, televisions, or furniture that you do not buy often … Dictionary of contemporary English
consumer durables — con,sumer durables noun plural BRITISH DURABLE GOODS … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
consumer durables — /kənˌsjumə ˈdjurəbəlz/ (say kuhn.syoohmuh dyoohruhbuhlz) plural noun consumer goods of a permanent nature … Australian English dictionary
consumer durables — stable or long lasting goods which are bought by consumers … English contemporary dictionary
consumer durables — plural noun products expected to have a long useful life … English new terms dictionary
consumer durables — noun BrE (plural) large things such as cars, televisions, or furniture that you do not buy often or regularly; durable goods AmE … Longman dictionary of contemporary English
consumer durables — UK / US noun [plural] British products such as cars, furniture, and electrical equipment that are expected to last for a long time … English dictionary