selling meaning

  • Selling is offering to exchange an item of value for a different item. The original item of value being offered may be either tangible or intangible.
  • A person or organization expressing an interest in acquiring the offered item of value is referred to as a potential buyer, prospective customer or prospect. Buying and selling are understood to be two sides of the same "coin" or transaction.
  • From a management viewpoint it is thought of as a part of marketing, although the skills required are different.

    Definition of selling in English Dictionary

  • NounPLsellingsSUF-ling
    1. Action of the verb to sell.
      1. buyings and sellings
  • Verb
    1. present participle of sell.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • In the closing weeks of 1959 and the early weeks of 1960, book dealers must have had a bonanza in selling thesaurusi.
        • The practice has come under attack, especially by academics who accuse neuromarketers of selling junk science.
        • Blake shocked everyone by chucking in his job, selling his flat and returning home to take up the flagging reins of the family company.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Nouns
        • Countable nouns
          • Singularia tantum
            • Uncountable nouns
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Participles
                • Present participles
          Related Links:
          1. en sellings
          2. en selling on
          3. en selling point
          4. en selling price
          5. en selling short
          Source: Wiktionary

          Meaning of selling for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "selling" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
          Difficultness: Level 2
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          Definiteness: Level 1
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