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sale

noun

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the transfer of ownership of something from one person to another for a price
  • my neighbor tried to make a sale, but no one was interested in buying his old car
  • they made enough profit from the sale of the house for a down payment on the new one

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The first known use of sale was before the 12th century

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“Sale.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sale. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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