What is Consignation?
Consignation definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
verb (used with object)
to hand over or deliver formally or officially; commit (often followed by to).
to transfer to another’s custody or charge; entrust.
to set apart for or devote to (a special purpose or use): to consign two afternoons a week to the club.
to banish or set apart in one’s mind; relegate: to consign unpleasant thoughts to oblivion.
Commerce. to ship, as by common carrier, especially for sale or custody. to address for such shipment.
Obsolete. to confirm or ratify, as with a seal or other token.
verb (used without object)
to agree or assent.
Obsolete. to yield or submit.