resale

noun re·sale \ ˈrē-ˌsāl , (ˌ)rē-ˈsāl \
Updated on: 7 Nov 2017

Definition of resale

1 :the act of selling again usually to a new party
2 a :a secondhand sale
b :an additional sale to the same buyer

Examples of resale in a Sentence

  1. They earned thousands of dollars on resales of the baseball tickets.

  2. He buys baseball collectibles and then holds them for resale.

  3. The resale price of the car is $8,000.

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First Known Use of resale

1598


RESALE Defined for English Language Learners

resale

noun

Definition of resale for English Language Learners

  • : the act of selling something that you have bought


Law Dictionary

resale

noun re·sale \ ˈrē-ˌsāl, ˌrē-ˈsāl \

legal Definition of resale

:the act or an instance of selling again; specifically :the selling of goods again by the same seller by right and after a breach by the original buyer
  • a purchaser that buys in good faith at a resale takes the goods free of any rights of the original buyer
  • Uniform Commercial Code

resalable

play \ˌrē-ˈsā-lə-bəl\ adjective


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