su·​per·​sale ˌsü-pər-ˈsāl How to pronounce supersale (audio)
plural supersales
: an extremely large, extensive, or impressive sale
Instead, I joined the hordes of shoppers who take advantage of discounts on Cyber Monday, the online supersale that brought in nearly $2.04 billion in 2014.Nadra Nittle
… McDonnell Douglas has flown into this discouraging atmosphere and emerged with a supersale. The company has landed an aircraft order worth $1 billion …Louis Kraar
Our parents were very, very frugal. So everything we had, they got on supersale.Anneli Rufus

Word History

First Known Use

1914, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of supersale was in 1914

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Cite this Entry

“Supersale.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Jun. 2024.

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