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Translation of "sell" - English-German dictionary

sell

verb /sel/ ( past tense, past participle sold /sould/)
to give something in exchange for money verkaufen He sold her a car I’ve got some books to sell. to have for sale verkaufen The farmer sells milk and eggs. to be sold sich verkaufen His book sold well. to cause to be sold einen guten Absatz sichern Packaging sells a product. sell-out noun an event, especially a concert, for which all the tickets are sold ausverkauftes Haus His concert was a sell-out. a betrayal der Verrat The gang realized it was a sell-out and tried to escape. be sold on to be enthusiastic about völlig hin und weg sein I’m sold on the idea of a holiday in Canada. be sold out to be no longer available ausverkauft sein The concert is sold out. to have no more available to be bought ausverkauft sein We are sold out of children’s socks. sell down the river to betray verraten The gang was sold down the river by one of its associates. sell off to sell quickly and cheaply ausverkaufen They’re selling off their old stock. sell out (sometimes with of) to sell all of something ausverkaufen We sold out our entire stock. to be all sold ausverkauft sein The laptops sold out within minutes of the sale starting. sell up to sell a house, business etc pfänden He has sold up his share of the business.
(Definition of sell from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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