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FIZZBO

A phonetic spelling of "FSBO," an initialism for "for sale by owner," a phrase used to indicate that the owner of an item is the one selling it. Let's just go to a car dealership—I don't want to deal with a FIZZBO situation. We'll just post this stuff online as FIZZBO and see who's interested in buying it.

for sale by owner

A phrase used to indicate that the owner of an item is the one selling it. Let's just go to a car dealership—I don't want to deal with a "for sale by owner" situation. We'll just post this stuff online as for sale by owner and see who's interested in buying it.
See also: by, for, owner, sale
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

for sale by owner

and FIZZBO
for sale by owner. One computer. FIZZBO. $100.
See also: by, for, owner, sale

FIZZBO

verb
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