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sold

[sohld] /soʊld/
verb
1.
simple past tense and past participle of sell1 .
Related forms
self-sold, adjective
unsold, adjective
well-sold, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for well-sold

sold

/səʊld/
verb
1.
the past tense and past participle of sell
adjective
2.
(slang) sold on, uncritically attached to or enthusiastic about
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Word Origin and History for well-sold

sold

past tense and past participle of sell (v.); from Old English salde.

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Slang definitions & phrases for well-sold

SOL

adverb

Shit out of luck; ruined; kaput: If the press gets ahold of this, we're SOL

[WWI armed forces; fr shit out of luck]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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