Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Plural form of sale.
  • n. The activities involved in selling goods or services.
  • n. Revenues

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. income (at invoice values) received for goods and services over some given period of time

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • For GM, the June swoon has an added peril: Without a sales surge in the next few days, it risks losing its U. S.-sales crown to Toyota Motor Corp. for the month.

    GM Slates Sweeping Rebates

  • "For GM, the June swoon has an added peril: Without a sales surge in the next few days, it risks losing its U. S.-sales crown to Toyota Motor Corp. for the month," the paper says.

    Car Makers Squeezed

  • LEAD: Nintendo's April-December profits, sales drop on slower Wii sales+ photo: Creative Commons/TC411-507

    WN.com - Business News

  • In addition, the 30 key local brands, which represented 22% of Group sales over the 1st half-year 2009/10, confirmed their resilience at a time of crisis, with stable volume and sales*.

    Food IngredientsFIrst News

  • You must remit sales tax on all sales of tangible personal property from an event at a Michigan location to an end user (\ "retail sales\") at the rate of 6 percent.

    Recently Uploaded Slideshows

  • For SchoolFest matinee and general group sales, including home-school groups, call NCSF's Administrative Offices, at 841-2273, ext. 226, or e-mail sales@ ncshakes. org.

    Local News from The Dispatch | Lexington, NC

  • If, on the other hand, the fall in sales is due to a shortage of supply while there is ample demand, then prices will rise as quantities fall.

    Brad DeLong: Economics for Parrots

  • If a fall in sales is due to a shortage of demand while there is ample supply, then, as quantities fall relative to trend, prices will fall as well.

    Brad DeLong: Economics for Parrots

  • But it should be easy -- at least for an average parrot -- to tell whether a fall in sales is due to a shortage of supply or a shortage of demand.

    Brad DeLong: Economics for Parrots

  • But the pace of growth in sales is more moderate than the double-digit gains it has seen in over the past few years.

    Fast Retailing Expects Profit Drop

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.