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Definition of Sale

Sale

  1. See 1st Sallow.
  2. The act of selling; the transfer of property, or a contract to transfer the ownership of property, from one person to another for a valuable consideration, or for a price in money.
  3. Opportunity of selling; demand; market.
  4. Public disposal to the highest bidder, or exposure of goods in market; auction.

Sale Quotations

I am mortified to be told that, in the United States of America, the sale of a book can become a subject of inquiry, and of criminal inquiry too.
Thomas Jefferson

Anything that won't sell, I don't want to invent. Its sale is proof of utility, and utility is success.
Thomas A. Edison

Every election is a sort of advance auction sale of stolen goods.
H. L. Mencken

Every sale has five basic obstacles: no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.
Zig Ziglar

How come anything you buy will go on sale next week?
Erma Bombeck
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Sale Translations

sale in Danish is salg
sale in Dutch is vervreemding, verkoop
sale in German is verkaufen, Verkauf, Verkauf
sale in Portuguese is venda
sale in Spanish is venta

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