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Synonyms for sell

Synonyms for (noun) sell

Synonyms: sell Definition: the activity of persuading someone to buy Usage: it was a hard sell

Similar words: sale Definition: the general activity of selling Usage: they tried to boost sales; laws limit the sale of handguns

Synonyms for (verb) sell

Synonyms: sell Definition: persuade somebody to accept something Usage: The French try to sell us their image as great lovers

Similar words: persuade Definition: cause somebody to adopt a certain position, belief, or course of action; twist somebody's arm Usage: You can't persuade me to buy this ugly vase!

Synonyms: sell Definition: give up for a price or reward Usage: She sold her principles for a successful career

Similar words: cede, give up, surrender, deliver Definition: relinquish possession or control over Usage: The squatters had to surrender the building after the police moved in

Synonyms: sell Definition: exchange or deliver for money or its equivalent Usage: He sold his house in January; She sells her body to survive and support her drug habit

Similar words: change, interchange, exchange Definition: give to, and receive from, one another Usage: Would you change places with me?; We have been exchanging letters for a year

Synonyms: trade, sell, deal Definition: do business; offer for sale as for one's livelihood Usage: She deals in gold; The brothers sell shoes

Similar words: transact Definition: conduct business Usage: transact with foreign governments

Synonyms: sell, betray Definition: deliver to an enemy by treachery Usage: Judas sold Jesus; The spy betrayed his country

Similar words: cozen, deceive, delude, lead on Definition: be false to; be dishonest with

Synonyms: sell Definition: be sold at a certain price or in a certain way Usage: These books sell like hot cakes

Similar words: be Definition: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun) Usage: John is rich; This is not a good answer

Synonyms: sell Definition: be responsible for the sale of Usage: All her publicity sold the products

Similar words: be Definition: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun) Usage: John is rich; This is not a good answer

Synonyms: sell Definition: be approved of or gain acceptance Usage: The new idea sold well in certain circles

Similar words: be Definition: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun) Usage: John is rich; This is not a good answer