unsell

play
verb un·sell \ ˌən-ˈsel \

Definition of unsell

unsold play \ˌən-ˈsōld\; unselling
transitive verb
1 :to dissuade from a belief in the truth, value, or desirability of something
  • ads that unsell the public on energy consumption
2 :to discourage a belief in the truth, value, or desirability of
  • I unsold the coat he wanted and sold him another

First Known Use of unsell

circa 1929


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