Definition of 'sell'
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We could make a third over what we paid for it right now if we sold. Times, Sunday Times (2013)One of the three completed villas has already sold. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They will help people to manage their electronic lives rather than just sell them products. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The online store also sells swimming pools. The Sun (2009)We buy getting on for a million more cars than we sell. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Better volumes and higher selling prices in particular bode well for the second half of the year. Times, Sunday Times (2012)His ability to sell a good idea remains undimmed. Times, Sunday Times (2013)If your arrears are mounting and negotiation has failed you may have to sell your property. Say Goodbye to Debt (1994)The group includes all goods sold by retailers that predominantly sell food. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Nor at this stage either does he mention the buying and selling of blood for medical purposes. The Times Literary Supplement (2012)But an unscrupulous merchant might still try to sell it. Christianity Today (2000)Some fear that they will now struggle to sell the buildings. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Many unfinished new plots have already been sold. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The show sold out just in time. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The consortium will also sell the refined products. Times, Sunday Times (2012)His dad ran a business selling vintage cars and his mum worked booking models. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The Brazilian remains an enigma and could well be sold this summer. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The selling price of that power will be nearly 20 billion. Times, Sunday Times (2006)As little white lies go, we have been sold it well. Times, Sunday Times (2015)That means nearly one in three funds sold were passive, reflecting a growing disappointment with highly paid fund managers. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Translations for 'sell'
British English: sell /sɛl/ VERB
If you sell something that you own, you let someone have it in return for money.
The directors sold the business for a large sum.
- American English: sell
- Arabic: يَبْيعُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: vender
- Chinese: 出售
- Croatian: prodati
- Czech: prodat
- Danish: sælge
- Dutch: verkopen
- European Spanish: vender
- Finnish: myydä
- French: vendre
- German: verkaufen
- Greek: πουλώ
- Italian: vendere
- Japanese: 売る
- Korean: (물건을) 팔다
- Norwegian: selge
- Polish: sprzedać
- European Portuguese: vender
- Romanian: a vinde
- Russian: продавать
- Spanish: vender
- Swedish: sälja
- Thai: ขาย
- Turkish: satmak
- Ukrainian: продавати
- Vietnamese: bán hàng
Definition of sell from the Collins English Dictionary
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