Meaning of “sell up” in the English Dictionary

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"sell up" in British English

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sell up

UK
phrasal verb with sell uk /sel/ us /sel/ verb sold, sold

to sell your house or company in order to go somewhere else or do something else:

They sold up and retired to the West Country.

(Definition of “sell up” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"sell up" in Business English

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sell up

UK
phrasal verb with sell uk /sel/ us verb sold, sold

COMMERCE, PROPERTY to sell your company or house in order to go somewhere else or do something else:

They are negotiating to sell up for around £60m.

(Definition of “sell up” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)