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synonyms for sell short

  • belittle
  • miscalculate
  • underrate
  • undervalue
  • deprecate
  • depreciate
  • disesteem
  • disparage
  • miscarry
  • slight
  • make light of
  • not do justice
  • put down
  • think too little of

antonyms for sell short

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  • exaggerate
  • overestimate
  • overrate
  • overvalue
  • praise
  • value
  • approve
  • commend
  • compliment
  • flatter
  • laud
  • maximize
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How to use sell short in a sentence

He couldn't sell them; he couldn't burn them; he was even compelled to insure them, to his intense disgust.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Sometimes the stems are quite bare; on other occasions they are partly branched; in any case the branches are short.
HOW TO KNOW THE FERNSS. LEONARD BASTIN
Many of their cannon balls that fell far short of us, were collected and returned to them with powerful effect.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
He was tall and of familiar figure, and the firelight was playing in the tossed curls of his short, fair hair.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
They are ovoid in shape, and lie in pairs, end to end, often forming short chains.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
Those four pictures—I would not sell those four Watteaus for one hundred thousand francs.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
And since he was a very fast runner—for short distances—he met Grandfather Mole just as the old chap was crawling up the bank.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
When the short-skirted, gossamer clad nymphs made their appearance on the stage they became restless and fidgety.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
Each sentence came as if torn piecemeal from his unwilling tongue; short, jerky phrases, conceived in pain and delivered in agony.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
The Alcalde remained kneeling for a short time by the side of the corpse, his lips moving in prayer.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO SELL SHORT

  • belittle
  • deprecate
  • depreciate
  • disesteem
  • disparage
  • make light of
  • miscalculate
  • miscarry
  • not do justice
  • put down
  • sell short
  • slight
  • think too little of
  • underrate
  • undervalue
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.