sold-out
adjective Date: 1903 having all available tickets or accommodations sold completely and especially in advance; also of or relating to a sold-out event <
a sold-out crowd
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  • sold out — adj sold out 1.) if a concert, performance etc is sold out, all the tickets for that show have been sold ▪ The group will play three sold out shows at Wembley Stadium. 2.) if a shop or store is sold out of a particular product, it has sold all of …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • sold out — adjective if an event is sold out, all the tickets for it have been sold …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • sold-out — sold′ out′ adj. tht sbz having all tickets sold: a sold out matinée[/ex] • Etymology: 1905–10 …   From formal English to slang

  • sold-out — [sōld′out′] adj. having all tickets or accommodations sold, esp. in advance …   English World dictionary

  • sold out — UK US adjective if an event is sold out, all the tickets for it have been sold Thesaurus: ticketssynonym units of moneyhyponym …   Useful english dictionary

  • sold-out — adjective 1. having taken a bribe or bribes (Freq. 1) a sold out politician • Similar to: ↑corrupt 2. sold completely in advance had a sold out house for both performances • Similar to: ↑sold …   Useful english dictionary

  • sold out — 1) ADJ: v link ADJ If a performance, sports event, or other entertainment is sold out, all the tickets for it have been sold. The premiere on Monday is sold out. 2) ADJ: v link ADJ, oft ADJ of n If a shop is sold out of something, it has sold all …   English dictionary

  • sold out — UK / US adjective if an event is sold out, all the tickets for it have been sold …   English dictionary

  • ˌsold ˈout — adj if an event is sold out, all the tickets for it have been sold …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • sold out — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. out of, all sold, out of stock, not in stock, gone, depleted …   English dictionary for students

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