Bedeutung von “sell” — Learner’s Dictionary

sell

verb us uk /sel/ past tense and past participle sold
Extra Examples
She nobly offered to sell her jewellery.If push comes to shove, we'll just have to sell the car.Four million copies of the book were sold in the first year.We got there too late and all the tickets had been sold.He's doing some improvements on the house with a view to selling it.
FOR MONEY [ I, T ]

A2 to give something to someone who gives you money for it:

He sold his guitar for $50.
I sold my bike to Claire.
[ + two objects ] I'm hoping she'll sell me her car.
OFFER [ T ]

A2 to offer something for people to buy:

Excuse me, do you sell newspapers?
sell for/at sth

to be available for sale at a particular price:

The shirts are selling for £30 each.
A LOT [ I, T ]

to be bought in large numbers:

His last book sold eight million copies.
MAKE YOU WANT [ T ]

to make someone want to buy something:

Scandal sells newspapers.
IDEA/PLAN [ T ]

to persuade someone that an idea or plan is good:

I'm currently trying to sell the idea to my boss.

(Definition von “sell” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)