unsold

adjective
un·​sold | \ ˌən-ˈsōld How to pronounce unsold (audio) \

Definition of unsold

: not sold

Examples of unsold in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Today she can be found in a park trying to sell or even barter her store’s unsold garments. Washington Post, "AP PHOTOS: A look at the faces of Argentina’s poor," 25 Oct. 2019 Macy’s does not move unsold or marked-down merchandise into its outlet, unlike other discount stores run by department store chains such as Nordstrom Rack or Saks Off Fifth. Doreen Christensen, sun-sentinel.com, "Macy’s Backstage outlet coming to Boca Raton," 21 Oct. 2019 That disconnect has led to a glut of unsold luxury condos. Stefanos Chen, New York Times, "The Decade Dominated by the Ultraluxury Condo," 10 Jan. 2020 Silverado also sold well on lean inventories, versus filling up warehouses of unsold vehicles. Jamie L. Lareau, USA TODAY, "The pickup war escalates as Ram beats Silverado for first time," 4 Jan. 2020 Silverado also sold well on lean inventories, versus filling up warehouses of unsold vehicles. Jamie L. Lareau, Detroit Free Press, "The pickup war escalates as Ram beats Silverado for first time," 4 Jan. 2020 Delhi saw its unsold stock decline 7% year-on-year from 1.9 lakh units in Q3 2018 to 1.77 lakh units in Q3 2019. Anuj Puri, Quartz India, "In the Delhi versus Mumbai real estate debate, there’s no easy answer," 19 Dec. 2019 These had most likely been dumped, unsold, into Florida canals. Geoff Manaugh, The Atlantic, "The Rise and Fall of an All-Star Crew of Jewel Thieves," 17 Dec. 2019 In 2015, he was forced to sign an unconditional apology and to withdraw unsold copies of his book. Amitava Kumar, The New Yorker, "How Perumal Murugan Was Resurrected Through Writing," 12 Dec. 2019

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First Known Use of unsold

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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21 Jan 2020

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“Unsold.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unsold. Accessed 25 January 2020.

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unsold

adjective
How to pronounce unsold (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of unsold

: not sold : not bought by someone

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