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English verb: sell out

1. sell out (possession) get rid of all one's merchandise

Synonymsliquidize, sell up

Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)cast aside, cast away, cast out, chuck out, discard, dispose, fling, put away, throw away, throw out, toss, toss away, toss out


Domain categorycommerce, commercialism, mercantilism

2. sell out (communication) give information that compromises others

Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s PP

Broader (hypernym)betray, denounce, give away, grass, rat, shit, shop, snitch, stag, tell on

Entailbreak, bring out, disclose, discover, divulge, expose, give away, let on, let out, reveal, unwrap

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