1.the act of selling. 2.a quantity sold. 3.opportunity to sell; demand: slow sale. 4.a special disposal of goods, as at reduced prices. 5.transfer of property for money or credit. 6.an auction.
verb (used with object), sold, selling.
1.to transfer (goods) to or render (services) for another in exchange for money; dispose of to a purchaser for a price: He sold the car to me for $1000. 2.to deal in; keep or offer for sale : He sells insurance. This store sells my favorite brand. 3.to make a sale or offer for sale to: He'll sell me the car for $1000.