having all tickets sold, as for a performance or engagement.
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How to use sold-out in a sentence
The resulting Wool Runners were comfortable, eco-friendly, machine-washable, and super cute—and sold out almost immediately.
So I was dejected when I got the theater and the late afternoon show was sold out.The Stacks: Pauline Kael's Talking Heads Obsession | Pauline Kael | November 22, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Throughout the spring, the film had continued its sold-out run.
“I know people thought I sold out with Twilight, but I was really excited about it,” he says.
The first Bleachers single went to number one in alternative and all the shows have been sold out lately.The Rise of Jack Antonoff, the Taylor Swift Whisperer | Kevin Fallon | November 14, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
In the course of a year or two—the book having sold out in England and America—a proposal was made to me to prepare a new edition.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky | Modeste Tchaikovsky
"Laboring People" followed in 1881, when Kielland sold out his business and became purely a man of letters.Skipper Worse | Alexander Lange Kielland
Long before November 24th (December 6th), the day fixed for the first performance of Vakoula, the tickets were already sold out.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky | Modeste Tchaikovsky
He sold out to Senator Swink and others and moved on to Chicago, his early stamping ground.
That day he sold out every hapny he was worth, xcept five hundred pounds.Memoirs of Mr. Charles J. Yellowplush | William Makepeace Thackeray
Other Idioms and Phrases with sold-out
see sell out.
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