unsell

[uhn-sel]
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verb (used with object), un·sold, un·sell·ing.

to dissuade from a belief in the desirability, value, wisdom, or truth of something: He tried to unsell the public on its faith in rearmament.

Nearby words

  1. unseemly,
  2. unseen,
  3. unsegregated,
  4. unselfconscious,
  5. unselfish,
  6. unsentimental,
  7. unseparable,
  8. unser,
  9. unser, al,
  10. unset

Origin of unsell

First recorded in 1925–30; un-2 + sell1

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British Dictionary definitions for unsold

unsold

adjective

not soldquantities of unsold stock
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