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phrasal verb [transitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theysell off
he/she/itsells off
present participleselling off
past tensesold off
past participlesold off

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  1. to sell something quickly and for a low price, usually because you need money

    The company will have to sell off assets to avoid bankruptcy.

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