Translation of "sell" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

sell

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

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

賣,出售
[ + two objects ] I sold him my car/I sold my car to him for $600. 我把車以600英鎊的價錢賣給了他。
We'll be selling the tickets at/for £50 each. 我們每張票將賣50英鎊。
The stall sells drinks and snacks. 這個攤位賣飲料和小吃。

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). 這些籃子賣得很好。
Their last album sold over a hundred thousand copies.
How much does the phone sell for?
PERSUADE 說服

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

說服;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. 我的上司很守舊,我要費好大的功夫才能使他相信偶爾在家裡工作是個不錯的主意。
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. 有機會更進一步打入歐洲市場將能說服總統接受這個計劃。
In an interview, you have to sell yourself to the employer.

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