forced sale

Origin of forced sale

An Americanism dating back to 1840–50
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Examples from the Web for forced sale

Historical Examples of forced sale

  • I got as many of Stillhausen's effects as I wanted at forced-sale rates; a good deal I didn't want.

    The Debit Account

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