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auction

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈɔːk.ʃən/ US  /ˈɑːk-/
to sell something in a public auction
拍卖
The stamps will be auctioned tomorrow.
这些邮票将在明天拍卖。
The family is auctioning (off) its art collection.
这家人将要拍卖他们的艺术收藏品。
Selling
Translations of “auction”
in Korean -을 경매하다…
in Arabic يَبيع بالمَزاد عَلَني…
in Portuguese leiloar…
in Catalan subhastar…
in Japanese ~を競売にかける, オークションで売る…
in Italian vendere all’asta…
in Chinese (Traditional) 拍賣…
(Definition of auction verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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