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"bestseller" in British English

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bestsellernoun [C]

uk   /ˌbestˈsel.ər/  us   //
B2 a ​product that is ​extremelypopular and has ​sold in very ​largenumbers: The "Harry Potter" ​novels were all bestsellers. the bestseller list (= the ​list of the most ​popularbooks)
best-selling
adjective [before noun] uk   us  
She's a best-selling author (= an ​author whose ​books are very ​popular).
(Definition of bestseller from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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bestsellernoun [C]

(also best-seller) uk   us   /ˌbestˈselər/ COMMERCE
a ​product that is extremely popular and has ​sold in very large ​numbers: J K Rowling’s ‘Harry Potter’ novels are all bestsellers. His bagless vacuum ​cleaner soon became a bestseller.
(Definition of bestseller from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bestseller”
in Arabic الأكثر مَبيعا…
in Korean 베스트셀러(책)…
in Portuguese sucesso de vendas…
in Catalan èxit de vendes…
in Japanese ベストセラー…
in Chinese (Simplified) 畅销书…
in Turkish en çok satılan, çok satan…
in Russian бестселлер…
in Chinese (Traditional) 暢銷書…
in Italian bestseller, il più venduto…
in Polish bestseller…
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