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noun as in the act of selling

noun as in the occupation of selling

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Since 2018, we have changed our selling structure so that revenue from advertisers supported by the team in France is now recorded in this country.

From Fortune

The web traffic also paid off in one of Alex Mill’s highest overall selling days of the season.

From Quartz

As MacKenzie Elmer explains, the Water Authority is in the business of buying and selling water and its sales have dropped 14 percent because we’re collectively consuming less during the pandemic.

The stream of transit and mobility data, one of the original selling points for the program, was turned off several weeks ago.

Even the transit and mobility data captured by the streetlight technology, which was one of the main selling points for the program in December 2016, hasn’t been all that useful.

There is just no way of selling this picture with an innocent defense like, “she just asked for a snap.”

Eventually, she did—more or less—reinventing herself as Nicki Minaj and becoming a platinum-selling hip-hop superstar.

He was not selling “loosies” that day, no cigarettes were found on his person, and thus there was no probable cause in play.

Even the legendary 1980s televisions show Dallas is back on the air, selling its twenty-first century brand of Texas bravado.

The process of co-opting black music and selling it back to the adoring public in whiteface is as American as apple pie.

At this period it brought enormous prices, the finest selling at from fifteen to eighteen shillings per pound.

To learn this, he went on the road himself appointing agents and selling to bookstores.

It means enough not to satisfy them, and to leave the selling price of the things made at the point of profit.

I have no means of paying them except by selling my estate, and therefore it must go.

I shall be coming to you next and saying that I'm going to be put in prison for selling secret documents to a foreign country.


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On this page you'll find 31 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to selling, such as: auction, sale, trading, transfer, auctioning, and bartering.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.