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sell out (something)

phrasal verb with sell  us   /sel/ verb [I/T] (past tense and past participle sold  /soʊld/ )

(DO FOR MONEY)

to give up support for a person or belief for money or personal advantage: He wouldn't sell out the cause to serve his own interests.
(Definition of sell out (something) phrasal verb, verb from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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