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Overview of noun selling

The noun selling has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (9) selling, merchandising, marketing

(the exchange of goods for an agreed sum of money)


Overview of verb sell

The verb sell has 8 senses? (first 5 from tagged texts)
1. (73) sell

(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")

2. (12) sell

(be sold at a certain price or in a certain way; "These books sell like hot cakes")

3. (5) sell

(persuade somebody to accept something; "The French try to sell us their image as great lovers")

4. (4) deal, sell, trade

(do business; offer for sale as for one's livelihood; "She deals in gold"; "The brothers sell shoes")

5. (2) sell

(give up for a price or reward; "She sold her principles for a successful career")

6. sell

(be approved of or gain acceptance; "The new idea sold well in certain circles")

7. sell

(be responsible for the sale of; "All her publicity sold the products")

8. betray, sell

(deliver to an enemy by treachery; "Judas sold Jesus"; "The spy betrayed his country")

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