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tr.v. un·sold (-sōld′), un·sell·ing, un·sells
To persuade not to believe in the advisability, worth, or truth of something.
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vb (tr)
to speak unfavourably and off-puttingly of (something or someone)
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v.t. -sold, -sell•ing.
to dissuade from a belief in the desirability, value, wisdom, or truth of something.
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Activists affiliated with CALCAV were often at the center of anti-war organizing in the Vietnam era, leading an innovative campaign, called "Unsell the War," to counter the Pentagon public relations machine and helping to organize Reverend Martin Luther King's historic anti-war sermon at Riverside Church in New York in 1967 (Hall 1995).
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