sell verb definition in Buying a home topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 verb: Buying a home topic
[transitive, intransitive] to give something to somebody in exchange for money sell something (to somebody) (for something) I sold my car to James for £800. sell somebody something (for something) I sold James my car for £800. sell (something) (at something) They sold the business at a profit/loss(= they gained/lost money when they sold it). We offered them a good price but they wouldn't sell.