Outsell
Outsell Out*sell", v. t. 1. To exceed in amount of sales; to sell more than. [1913 Webster]

2. To exceed in the price of selling; to fetch more than; to exceed in value. --Fuller. --Shak. [1913 Webster]


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  • outsell — out‧sell [aʊtˈsel] verb outsold PTandPP [ ˈsəʊld ǁ ˈsoʊld] [transitive] COMMERCE 1. to be sold in larger quantities than another product of the same type: • Chardonnay outsells other white wines by a huge margin. 2. to sell more products than a… …   Financial and business terms

  • outsell — ► VERB (past and past part. outsold) ▪ be sold in greater quantities than …   English terms dictionary

  • outsell — [out΄sel′] vt. outsold, outselling 1. to sell in greater amounts than 2. to excel in salesmanship 3. Obs. to sell for a higher price than …   English World dictionary

  • outsell — UK [ˌaʊtˈsel] / US [aʊtˈsel] verb [transitive] Word forms outsell : present tense I/you/we/they outsell he/she/it outsells present participle outselling past tense outsold UK [ˌaʊtˈsəʊld] / US [aʊtˈsoʊld] past participle outsold 1) to be bought… …   English dictionary

  • outsell — out|sell [autˈsel] v past tense and past participle outsold [ ˈsəuld US ˈsould] [T] 1.) to be sold in larger quantities than something else ▪ It may outsell his previous novels. 2.) to sell more goods or products than a competitor ▪ Australia now …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • outsell — [[t]a͟ʊtse̱l[/t]] outsells, outselling, outsold VERB If one product outsells another product, the first product is sold more quickly or in larger quantities than the second. [V n] The team s products easily outsell those of other American… …   English dictionary

  • outsell — transitive verb (outsold; selling) Date: 1609 1. archaic to exceed in value 2. to exceed in number of items sold 3. to surpass in selling or salesmanship …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • outsell — /owt sel /, v.t., outsold, outselling. 1. to exceed in volume of sales; sell more than: He outsells all our other salespeople. 2. to exceed in value or number of sales: a soap that outsells all other brands. 3. Archaic. to obtain a higher price… …   Universalium

  • outsell — verb /ɑʊtˈsɛl/ To sell more than the others …   Wiktionary

  • outsell — (Roget s IV) v. Syn. excel, surpass, sell more than; see exceed …   English dictionary for students

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