sales slip

noun

Definition of sales slip

: a receipt for a purchase

Examples of sales slip in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Global vehicle sales slipped nearly 42% last month. Time, "Nissan Will Close Auto Plants in Spain and Indonesia Due to Losses Amid Pandemic," 28 May 2020 Precision Castparts watched its sales slip in the first quarter across all of its major markets, Berkshire said Saturday in its earnings report. Dallas News, "Warren Buffett dumps all of his airlines stock, including stakes in Southwest and American," 4 May 2020 Even with global smartphone sales slipping, Qualcomm has expanded from selling modems and processors in phones to other parts, including the antennas and power modulators. Aaron Pressman, Fortune, "Qualcomm Says its Bad Years Are Over. Do Analysts Believe It?," 20 Nov. 2019 Banana Republic saw sales slip 3% from a year earlier by that measure, and even mighty Old Navy – the family-friendly chain that has been the company’s life raft –stumbled, notching a 1% comparable-sales drop. Washington Post, "Trade Worries Put Fashion Flops in Harsher Light," 2 June 2019 Sales were boosted by strong results in its home market in Germany, the U.S. and in Brazil, while sales slipped in the Asia-Pacific region. Washington Post, "Volkswagen hits record sales in bid to top auto industry," 14 Jan. 2020 For the year: Silverado sales slipped 2% to 575,600. Phoebe Wall Howard, Detroit Free Press, "Ford F-Series fends off Ram truck as Explorer and Police Interceptor sales drop," 6 Jan. 2020 For the year: Silverado sales slipped 2% to 575,600. Phoebe Wall Howard, Detroit Free Press, "Ford F-Series fends off Ram truck as Explorer and Police Interceptor sales drop," 6 Jan. 2020 Physical sales actually dropped 14% during the quarter, to $371.8 million (€343 million), while digital sales slipped 17.8% to $117 million (€108 million). Dan Rys, Billboard, "Universal Music Group Revenues Pass $7.7 Billion in 2019, IPO Planned By 2023," 13 Feb. 2020

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First Known Use of sales slip

1926, in the meaning defined above

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“Sales slip.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sales%20slip. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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sales slip

noun

English Language Learners Definition of sales slip

US : a piece of paper on which a list of the things that you have bought is printed with the price for each item

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