Definition of 'auction site'
Example sentences containing 'auction site'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
More than 110,000 fraud offences have been reported in the past three years over shopping and auction site purchases. The Sun (2016)Mr Y sold his watch through an online auction site. The Sun (2016)But hundreds have appeared on the internet auction site. The Sun (2012)Tickets for the ceremony are fetching tens of thousands of Pounds through furious bidding on internet auction sites. The Sun (2008)But experts are warning such a small number will lead to shortages and consoles being sold on internet auction sites for sky-high prices. The Sun (2007)Actually it's more of an auction site, with multiple sellers. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But downright profiteering has taken over, and appeals for self-regulation from internet auction sites and other areas have failed. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The auction site has already seen its fair share of unusual items going on sale - including a live rabbit, which was spotted and quickly removed. The Sun (2006)
Definition of auction site from the Collins English Dictionary
Collins Dictionaries for Schools
Our new online dictionaries for schools provide a safe and appropriate environment for children. And best of all it's ad free, so sign up now and start using at home or in the classroom.
Meme Ban, Heart Age & Collagin: September’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this September with Robert Groves.
Collins Reference Catalogue 2019
View our new 2019 reference catalogue. From dictionaries, phrasebooks, language learning, atlases and maps, general reference and puzzles, you'll be sure to find books that appeal to you.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.