auction off


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Verb1.auction off - sell at an auctionauction off - sell at an auction      
commerce, commercialism, mercantilism - transactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services)
sell - exchange or deliver for money or its equivalent; "He sold his house in January"; "She sells her body to survive and support her drug habit"
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And after they've buried him they'll auction off his things for to pay the expenses, and then's OUR chance.
Auto Business News-November 13, 2015--Mitsubishi to auction off first of 1,600 units of Lancer Evolution Final Edition
Every year we auction off the paintings and over the years we have chosen to support different charities.
Creditors of OJSC Kristall decided to auction off the plant without retention of its specialization - production of polycrystalline silicon.
London, February 7 ( ANI ): Lady Gaga has decided to auction off a trip to space, where she would be performing next year, to raise money for her Born This Way Foundation charity.
But not expecting a reply, Jerry found himself shocked when Barcelona FC sent him a signed shirt to auction off.
Corbin to auction off his Ram 1500 Laramie Longhorn truck to benefit the Freedom Alliance Scholarship Fund; Zac Brown's truck raises $39,300 for Camp Southern Ground
Turkey's landline operator is planning to auction off its copper landlines in favor of fiber optic cable, the Sabah daily reported on Tuesday writes Today's Zaman.
A court ruling in the spectrum dispute could delay the government's wider plan to auction off bandwidth in three frequencies on March 11.
KEVIN PIETERSEN has offered to auction off a shirt and bat he used during England's Ashes triumph to raise money for Queensland's flood victims.
1997: It was announced that Diana, Princess of Wales, was planning to auction off 65 gowns in order to raise money for her favourite causes, incuding Aids and cancer research.
Prince and Princess Michael of Kent decided to auction off hundreds of items from their eight-bedroom country pile after selling it in April for pounds 5.