collectible

Definition

An item which has value due to its rarity and desirability; examples include antiques, coins, and art. Often illiquid.

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Johnny bid aggressively on the collectible art piece at the auction since he knew that it was one of a kind.

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Fred found out the hard way that anything marketed as collectible was probably a bad investment; his beanie babies weren't even worth what he had spent on them.

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If you are looking to sell some of your older possessions, it is best to find out if any of them are a collectible because if they are something people want to collect, they will bring a higher value and payment.

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