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The Dayton Dragons, a Class A league team owned by the Cincinnati Reds that holds the longest sellout streak of any sports team in America, draws 540,000 fans to the Ohio city’s downtown every summer.Can Small-Town America Survive Pandemic’s Hit to Minor League Baseball?|Charu Kasturi|September 14, 2020|Ozy
The biggest, most well-funded competitions, like Activision-Blizzard’s Overwatch League, are held in-person in massive arenas like Madison Square Garden, often before sellout crowds.'Something Needs to Fill That Void.' As Stadiums Go Quiet, Esports Are Having a Moment|Matthew Gault|March 31, 2020|Time
If one is a person of color and a conservative, one must then be an Uncle Tom, a sellout to his or her race.In Kentucky, Elaine Chao Endures Racist Attacks From Liberals|Ron Christie|August 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But if you live on tea party planet, Boehner has been a sellout.
The contention was that a sellout was taking place led by, of all people, Richard Nixon, who originally exposed Alger Hiss.The End of the Illusion: America Finally Learns Its Limits|Jacob Heilbrunn|April 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Ideological polarization, however, eviscerates the center by treating compromise as a sellout.The Bill Clinton and DLC Model For Reinventing the Republican Party|Will Marshall|March 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It also requires that liberals think differently about politics and not interpret every Obama shortcoming as some kind of sellout.
"That was the dirtiest sellout I've ever heard, Manning," Tom growled.Stand by for Mars!|Carey Rockwell
British Dictionary definitions for sellout
Idioms and Phrases with sellout
Dispose of entirely by selling. For example, The rancher finally sold out to the oil company, or The tickets to the concert were sold out a month ago. [Late 1700s]
Betray one's cause or colleagues, as in He sold out to the other side. [Slang; late 1800s]