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noun as in top-selling item

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I asked Christian publisher Crossway Books for their assessment of the manipulation of the best-seller lists.

The book, edited by former Yank magazine art director Art Weithas, featured visual art from the war and was a best seller.

Leonard was nowhere near the best-seller list, but each book was selling a little more than the one before.

“I think it will be a long, long time before you see another government report on the best seller list,” said Hamilton.

The day ended with a nostalgic look back at how a commission seemingly set up to fail produced a report that became a best seller.

Perhaps, with the freedom from this college grind, I could write some of those masterpieces at last–even a best seller!

Many books, and especially certain works of fiction of the "best-seller" type, are clearly reading-mob phenomena.

Next came a good-sized check, and the information that his book was a “best seller.”

This little token proved to be the best seller on the market.

If it is, it will be for reasons very different from those which made The Loom of Youth a best seller in 1917.


On this page you'll find 14 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to best-seller, such as: a top ten, chart-buster, favorite, hit, hot item, and hot seller.

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