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sell

v. to transfer possession and ownership goods or other property for money or something of equivalent value. (See: sale)

sell

verb auction, barter, bring to market, deal in, dispose of for profit, divendere, drive a trade, effect a sale, exchange, furnish, give title to, handle, hawk, make a sale, market, merchandise, offer for sale, peddle, provide, put on sale, put up for sale, trade in, traffic in, transfer for a consideration, vend, vendere
See also: deal, handle, liquidate, persuade, trade, vend
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Nay, good youth," quoth he, "if thou canst not sell thy cattle, it may be I will find a man that will lift them from thy hands; perhaps that man may be myself, for I love a merry youth and would help such a one along the path of life.
Clients who subdivide land or develop land as condominium units, and then sell the subdivided and developed land, normally have their entire gain taxed at high ordinary income tax rates, since the client is classified as a "dealer" selling "inventory" in the form of subdivided lots or condominiums.
If a buy sell agreement directs the use of independent business valuators, the standard of value that appraisers use may be fair market value, fair value, investment value, intrinsic value or book value.
95), there comes a time when all investors must sell their holdings, either to reap the profit or to cut their losses.
The central question of Sell was whether the government can drug mentally ill defendants against their will to force them to stand trial.
When travel agents try to sell insurance, questions arise about licensing regulations and who is permitted to sell insurance.
Contestants can buy and sell daily, but each transaction costs $50.
Shareholders owning real estate used by the business can either sell that real estate to the buying company (receiving capital gain treatment with the exception of recapture income) or the shareholders can rent that real estate to the buying entity (where the rents will be taxed to the receiving shareholders at ordinary income rates).
Such orders, accepted by most brokers, will automatically sell securities when certain prices are reached.
In January 2000, they decide to sell the home and move into a new residence.
There are a large number of sponsors, particularly in the outer boroughs, that may be accused of converting to get out from rent stabilization and have no intention to sell the apartments," said James G.
If you see earnings growth slowing down, that may be the time to sell," he maintains.