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sellout

noun [C] (MONEY OPPORTUNITY)   /ˈselˌɑʊt/
the act of doing something selfishly for money , without considering principles or damage to others : The peace deal was praised by some as a courageous breakthrough while others condemned it as a sellout.
(Definition of sellout noun (MONEY OPPORTUNITY) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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