Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (n) sell (the activity of persuading someone to buy) "it was a hard sell"
- S: (v) 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"
- S: (v) sell (be sold at a certain price or in a certain way) "These books sell like hot cakes"
- S: (v) sell (persuade somebody to accept something) "The French try to sell us their image as great lovers"
- S: (v) deal, sell, trade (do business; offer for sale as for one's livelihood) "She deals in gold"; "The brothers sell shoes"
- S: (v) sell (give up for a price or reward) "She sold her principles for a successful career"
- S: (v) sell (be approved of or gain acceptance) "The new idea sold well in certain circles"
- S: (v) sell (be responsible for the sale of) "All her publicity sold the products"
- S: (v) betray, sell (deliver to an enemy by treachery) "Judas sold Jesus"; "The spy betrayed his country"