Translation of "auction" - English-French dictionary

auction

noun /ˈoːkʃən/

a public sale in which each thing is sold to the person who offers the highest price

(vente aux) enchères
They held an auction
He sold the house by auction.
auctioneer noun

a person who is in charge of selling things at an auction.

commissaire-priseur/-euse

(Translation of “auction” from the PASSWORD English–French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)