- The definition of reach-me-down is unoriginal or ready-made.
An example of something reach-me-down is a mass-produced fashion item.
- Reach-me-down is defined as second-hand clothing.
An example of a reach-me-down is a pair of jeans from a garage sale.
reach-me-down definition by Webster's New World
- not original; hackneyed
second-hand or ready-made clothing