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Princeton's WordNet

  1. selloutnoun

    an act of betrayal


  1. selloutnoun

    An action in which principles are compromised for financial gain.

  2. selloutnoun

    A person who compromises their principles for financial gain.

  3. selloutnoun

    An event for which all tickets have been purchased.


  1. sellout

    A sellout refers to a person or organization who compromises their values, principles, or intentions, often for personal gain such as money or fame. It can also refer to an event that has all tickets or places sold.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sellout in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sellout in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of sellout in a Sentence

  1. Jean Guerrero:

    Hell, I was on the Jay Leno Show about the book, and the LA Times couldn't care less, by any standards, I'm a success story, come from the inner city … I defy anybody to follow my father's past: eighth grade drop out, buying a house that cost $600,000 by working two jobs. You could never do it. They don't care about that, but they care about calling me a sellout, and Uncle Tom, and Jean Guerrero and the LA Times should be ashamed of themselves.

  2. Lane Kiffin:

    I’ve said it before: I hope our fans appreciate this guy, i hope every home game is a sellout, because you ain’t got many times left to see this guy and he is a special, special player.

  3. Ben Carson:

    If you're black and you don't think a certain way as far as they are concerned, you're an Uncle Tom, a sellout, a traitor, you hate yourself.

  4. Kate Freud:

    I can imagine (Meghan) mixing the traditional brands with a more contemporary spin, whatever she ends up doing, it's going to be a sellout.

  5. Fox News:

    We do not have a Republican Party on Capitol Hill that can get its act together, i don’t know how you would carry water for this, conservative talk show host Rush Limbaugh said Monday. Not that I want to ; don’t misunderstand. I ’m just coming up with new ways to explain what a sellout, disaster, betrayal — whatever you want to call this — it is. At a White House leadership press conference Tuesday morning, however, Speaker Paul Ryan and other top Republicans defended the package. Paul Ryan touted the.

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