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.
References in periodicals archive ?
A SALE of work by anonymous graffiti artist Banksy is expected to make hundreds of thousands of pounds when it is auctioned next week.
MONEY raised from the sale of work by an Iranian artist will be donated to the children of Gaza.
Members of a Craft Class, which meets at Croftside House behind the library in Whitburn Village, are to hold a sale of work on Friday starting at 2pm.