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Meaning of SALE

Pronunciation:  seyl

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a particular instance of selling; "he has just made his first sale"; "they had to complete the sale before the banks closed"
  2. [n]  the general activity of selling; "they tried to boost sales"; "laws limit the sale of handguns"
  3. [n]  an occasion (usually brief) for buying at specially reduced prices; "they held a sale to reduce their inventory"; "I got some great bargains at their annual sale"
  4. [n]  an agreement (or contract) in which property is transferred from the seller (vendor) to the buyer (vendee) for a fixed price in money (paid or agreed to be paid by the buyer); "the salesman faxed the sales agreement to his home office"
  5. [n]  the state of being purchasable; offered or exhibited for selling; "you'll find vitamin C for sale at most pharmacies"; "the new line of cars will soon be on sale"
 

SALE is a 4 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: cut-rate sale, sales agreement, sales event
 
 See Also: agreement, auction, auction sale, bazaar, boot sale, car boot sale, clearance sale, closeout, conditional sale, execution sale, fair, fire sale, forced sale, garage sale, inventory-clearance sale, judicial sale, jumble sale, marketing, merchandising, occasion, realisation, realization, rummage sale, sell, selling, sheriff's sale, state, understanding, vendue, white sale, yard sale

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Sale\, n.
    See 1st {Sallow}. [Obs.] --Spenser.
    
    
  2. \Sale\, n. [Icel. sala, sal, akin to E. sell. See {Sell},
    v. t.]
    1. The act of selling; the transfer of property, or a
       contract to transfer the ownership of property, from one
       person to another for a valuable consideration, or for a
       price in money.
    
    2. Opportunity of selling; demand; market.
    
             They shall have ready sale for them.  --Spenser.
    
    3. Public disposal to the highest bidder, or exposure of
       goods in market; auction. --Sir W. Temple.
    
    {Bill of sale}. See under {Bill}.
    
    {Of sale}, {On sale}, {For sale}, to be bought or sold;
       offered to purchasers; in the market.
    
    {To set to sale}, to offer for sale; to put up for purchase;
       to make merchandise of. [Obs.] --Milton.
    
    
 
Dream Dictionary
 
 Definition: Dreaming that something is on sale, represents opportunities that are readily available to you.
 

 

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