sell synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term sell:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. sell(verb)

    the activity of persuading someone to buy

    Antonyms:
    purchase, buy

  2. sell(verb)

    exchange or deliver for money or its equivalent

    Synonyms:
    deal, trade, betray

    Antonyms:
    purchase, buy

  3. sell(verb)

    be sold at a certain price or in a certain way

    Synonyms:
    deal, trade, betray

    Antonyms:
    buy, purchase

  4. sell(verb)

    persuade somebody to accept something

    Synonyms:
    deal, trade, betray

    Antonyms:
    purchase, buy

  5. deal, sell, trade(verb)

    do business; offer for sale as for one's livelihood

    Synonyms:
    betray, shell out, swop, plow, carry on, lot, swap, apportion, dish out, deal out, allot, care, portion out, sell, consider, take, treat, share, trade in, dispense, dole out, divvy up, grapple, switch, deal, parcel out, trade, manage, merchandise, contend, administer, address, make out, mete out, distribute, handle, conduct, cover, cope, make do, get by, look at

    Antonyms:
    buy, purchase

  6. sell(verb)

    give up for a price or reward

    Synonyms:
    deal, trade, betray

    Antonyms:
    buy, purchase

  7. sell(verb)

    be approved of or gain acceptance

    Synonyms:
    deal, trade, betray

    Antonyms:
    buy, purchase

  8. sell(verb)

    be responsible for the sale of

    Synonyms:
    deal, trade, betray

    Antonyms:
    purchase, buy

  9. betray, sell(verb)

    deliver to an enemy by treachery

    Synonyms:
    cuckold, cheat on, sell, bewray, deceive, give away, shit, stag, lead astray, trade, shop, betray, cheat, wander, rat, snitch, denounce, tell on, grass, fail, deal

    Antonyms:
    purchase, buy

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. sell

    Convey, transmit, and transport all imply delivery at a destination; as, I will convey the information to your friend; air conveys sound (to a listener); carry does not necessarily imply delivery, and often does not admit of it. A man carries an appearance, conveys an impression, the appearance remaining his own, the impression being given to another; I will transmit the letter; transport the goods. A horse carries his mane and tail, but does not convey them. Transfer may or may not imply delivery to another person; as, items may be transferred from one account to another or a word transferred to the following line. In law, real estate, which can not be moved, is conveyed by simply transferring title and possession. Transport usually refers to material, transfer, transmit, and convey may refer to immaterial objects; we transfer possession, transmit intelligence, convey ideas, but do not transport them. In the case of convey the figurative sense now predominates. Compare CARRY.

    Synonyms:
    carry, change, change, convey, give, move, remove, shift, transfer, transmit, transport

    Antonyms:
    cling to, hold, keep, possess, preserve, retain

    Preposition:
    Convey to a friend, a purchaser, etc.; convey from the house to the station; convey by express, by hand, etc.

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

selling, sale, sold, seii, sales, sells, resell, dispose

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. SELL

    Synonyms:
    selectin L, TQ1, LAM1, CD62 antigen-like family member L, LNHR, gp90-MEL, LYAM1, Leu-8, CD62L, Lyam-1, LSEL, hLHRc, PLNHR, L-selectin, lymphocyte adhesion molecule 1, LEU8, LAM-1, OTTHUMP00000032696, Leukocyte surface antigen Leu-8, pln homing receptor, Leukocyte-endothelial cell adhesion molecule 1, CD62L antigen, Lymph node homing receptor, Leukocyte adhesion molecule 1, LECAM1



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