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English definition of “sell”


verb [I or T] (MONEY)    /sel/ (sold, sold)
A2 to give something to someone else in return for money : [+ two objects] I sold him my car /I sold my car to him for £600. We'll be selling the tickets at/for £50 each. The stall sells drinks and snacks .Selling A2 to be bought in the way or quantities that are mentioned ; to be sold at the price mentioned : These baskets sell well (= a lot of them are bought ). Their last album sold over a hundred thousand copies . How much does the phone sell for?
(Definition of sell verb (MONEY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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