Definitions of sell

  1. To practise selling; to be sold.
  2. To transfer to another for an equivalent; to give up for a valuable consideration; to dispose of in return for something, especially for money.
  3. To make a matter of bargain and sale of; to accept a price or reward for, as for a breach of duty, trust, or the like; to betray.
  4. To impose upon; to trick; to deceive; to make a fool of; to cheat.
  5. To give in return for a price, especially for money; to make, as one's honor, a matter of exchange or bargain; betray for a reward.
  6. To deliver in exchange for something paid as equivalent: to betray for money.
  7. To transfer to another for a price.
  8. To practice selling commodities.
  9. To be sold; as, corn sells at a good price.
  10. To practice exchanging goods for a price; be sold; as, eggs sell at a lower price in summer than in winter.
  11. To have commerce: to be sold:- pa. t. and pa. p. sold.
  12. To trade; to be sold.
  13. be approved of or gain acceptance; " The new idea sold well in certain circles"
  14. persuade somebody to accept something; " The French try to sell us their image as great lovers"
  15. give up for a price or reward; " She sold her principles for a successful career"
  16. exchange or deliver for money or its equivalent; " He sold his house in January"; " She sells her body to survive and support her drug habit"
  17. be sold at a certain price or in a certain way; " These books sell like hot cakes"
  18. be responsible for the sale of; " All her publicity sold the products"
  19. To transfer property to another for an equivalent in money; to part with for a price; to betray or deliver up for reward; to part with.
  20. To give or transfer to for a price; the opposite of to buy; to part with for an equivalent; to have traffic; to betray for a reward.
  21. the activity of persuading someone to buy; " it was a hard sell"
  22. An imposition; a cheat; a hoax.
  23. Self.
  24. A sill.
  25. A cell; a house.
  26. A saddle for a horse.
  27. A throne or lofty seat.
  28. Sold.