Translation of "sell" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

sell

verb uk /sel/ us /sel/ sold, sold
MONEY 金钱

A2 [ I or T ] to give something to someone else in return for money

卖,出售
[ + two objects ] I sold him my car/I sold my car to him for $600. 我把车以600英镑的价钱卖给了他。
We'll be selling the tickets at/for £50 each. 我们每张票将卖50英镑。
The stall sells drinks and snacks. 这个摊位卖饮料和快餐。

A2 [ I or T ] 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). 这些篮子卖得很好。
Their last album sold over a hundred thousand copies.
How much does the phone sell for?
PERSUADE 说服

C2 [ T ] to persuade someone that an idea or plan is a good one and likely to be successful

说服;使接受
My boss is very old-fashioned and I'm having a lot of trouble selling the idea of working at home occasionally. 我的上司很守旧,我要费好大的劲才能使他相信偶尔在家里工作是个不错的主意。
The filmmakers sold me on the idea that my book would work on the screen.
[ + two objects ] The chance of greater access to European markets would help sell the president the plan/sell the plan to the president. 有可能促进对欧洲市场的渗入会推动总统接受这个计划的。
In an interview, you have to sell yourself to the employer.

(Translation of “sell” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)