seller's market

A market in which demand exceeds supply. As a result, consumers have to pay more for goods. (Compare buyer's market.)


Nearby words

  1. sella,
  2. sella turcica,
  3. sellafield,
  4. sellar,
  5. seller,
  6. seller's option,
  7. sellers,
  8. sellers screw thread,
  9. sellers' market,
  10. sellick's maneuver

The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.