seller

[ sel-er ]
/ ˈsɛl ər /

noun

a person who sells; salesperson or vender.
an article considered with reference to its sales: one of the poorest sellers.

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Origin of seller

Middle English word dating back to 1150–1200; see origin at sell1, -er1

OTHER WORDS FROM seller

re·sell·er, nounsu·per·sell·er, noun

Definition for seller (2 of 2)

sel
[ sel ]
/ sɛl /

noun, adjective, pronoun Scot.

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British Dictionary definitions for seller (1 of 2)

seller
/ (ˈsɛlə) /

noun

a person who sells
an article to be soldthis item is always a good seller
short for selling race

British Dictionary definitions for seller (2 of 2)

sel
/ (sɛl) /

noun

a Scot word for self
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