- having all tickets sold, as for a performance or engagement.
Origin of sold-out
First recorded in 1905–10
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Examples from the Web for sold-out
Throughout the spring, the film had continued its sold-out run.The Fight to Ban ‘Birth of a Nation’
November 20, 2014
A sold-out crowd of 800 (mostly) women packed the Charline McCombs Empire Theatre in San Antonio to take part in the event.
The two were greeted with a standing ovation from the audience in the sold-out Empire Theatre.
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Success to the tune of a massive worldwide tour of 120 venues with an average (sold-out) capacity of 12,500 fans.One Direction Is a Boy Band That Proves You Can Be Both Famous and Unknown
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