sell out

sell out (of (something)) to sell all of something, so that there is none left.

We sold out of the souvenir T-shirts in the first couple of hours.

During the summer the campgrounds are sold out each night.

Her cruises regularly book up months in advance and almost always sell out.


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  • sell-out — ˈsell out noun [singular] MARKETING if a product, share offer, event etc is a sell out, it is very successful and lots of people buy it or go there, and no more products, shares, tickets etc are available: • The $200 million five year bonds were… …   Financial and business terms

  • Sell-out — Sell out, Sell|out [ sɛl|a̮ut], der; [s], s [zu engl. to sell out = ausverkaufen] (Börsenw.): panikartiger Verkauf von Wertpapieren mit der Folge, dass die Kurse stark fallen. * * * Sell out   [selaʊt; englisch to sell out »ausverkaufen«] das, ,… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • sell-out — sellˈ out noun 1. A betrayal 2. A show, performance, etc for which all seats are sold • • • Main Entry: ↑sell * * * sell out see sell n.2 4 …   Useful english dictionary

  • sell-out — Following a takeover offer for a UK company made on or after 6 April 2007 the right of a minority shareholder who has not accepted the offer (under section 983 of the Companies Act 2006) to be bought out by the bidder if the bidder has acquired… …   Law dictionary

  • sell|out — «SEHL OWT», noun. 1. a selling of all that one has: »a near sellout of their first issue. 2. a performance, as of a play or sports event, for which no unsold seats are left. 3. U.S. Informal, Figurative. a selling out; betrayal …   Useful english dictionary

  • sell out — index betray (disclose), betray (lead astray) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Sell Out — The Who Sell Out The Who Sell Out Album par The Who Sortie 15 décembre 1967 Enregistrement De mai à novembre 1967 aux studios Talentmasters, IBC, Pye, De Lane Lea, CBS, Kingsway et Gold Star Durée 40:04 Genre(s) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • sell out — liquidation of a margin account after a customer has failed to bring an account to a required level by producing additional equity after a margin call. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary The selling of securities by a broker when a customer fails to… …   Financial and business terms

  • Sell Out — For the album by The Who, see The Who Sell Out. For the album by Pist.On, see $ell.Out. For the song by Reel Big Fish, see Sell Out (song). See also Sold Out (disambiguation) or Selling Out (disambiguation). Infobox Album Name = Sell Out Type =… …   Wikipedia

  • sell·out — /ˈsɛlˌaʊt/ noun, pl outs [count] 1 : a game, concert, etc., for which all seats are sold The concert/game/performance was a sellout. 2 a : an occurrence in which you do something that does not agree with your beliefs …   Useful english dictionary

  • sell-out — noun Sell out is used before these nouns: ↑concert, ↑crowd, ↑run, ↑tour …   Collocations dictionary


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