sale of work


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sale of work

n
Brit a sale of goods and handicrafts made by the members of a club, church congregation, etc, to raise money
Translations
سوق خَيْرِيَّه
bazar
velgørenhedssalg
jótékony célú vásár
góîgerîasala; sala á vegum félags

sale of work

nvendita di beneficenza

sale

(seil) noun
1. the act of giving something to someone in exchange for money. the sale of a house; Sales of cars have increased.
2. in a shop etc, an offer of goods at lowered prices for a short time. I bought my dress in a sale.
3. an event at which goods are sold. an auction sale; a book sale.
ˈsaleroom noun
a room or building where public auctions are held. His furniture was taken to the saleroom.
ˈsalesman (ˈseilz-) plural ˈsalesmen feminine ˈsaleswoman (plural ˈsaleswomen), ˈsalesgirl noun
a person who sells, or shows, goods to customers in a shop etc.
ˈsalesmanship (ˈseilz-) noun
the art of persuading people to buy things.
for sale
intended to be sold. Have you any pictures for sale?
sale of work
an event at which articles usually made by members of an association are sold to raise money. a sale of work at the church.
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The second part is documentary, including an annotated edition - in the form of catalogue entries - of the advertisement (the Specification) for the sale of works in Rubens' post-mortem estate in 1640, including 156 paintings by Rubens and 55 by other masters.
The most prestigious classic car event in the world will again feature a show and sale of works by the world's premier automotive fine artists.
In the recent announcement of its second quarter earnings, the company reported the sale of works of art from the company's collection and its South Africa subsidiary.