soft sell

noun
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of soft sell

:the use of suggestion or gentle persuasion in selling rather than aggressive pressure — compare hard sell

First Known Use of soft sell

1953


SOFT SELL Defined for English Language Learners

soft sell

noun

Definition of soft sell for English Language Learners

  • : a way of selling something that uses persuasion rather than aggressive pressure


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