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  • Pus, Dan, Ogre sales use laser gonads up.
  • Never atone, damsel, as sales made no tar even.
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Definition of the noun sales

What does sales mean as a name of something?


  1. income (at invoice values) received for goods and services over some given period of time
    • examples: Our international sales continue to grow, bringing the name of Toyo Computer into businesses world-wide. | The company is turning to export markets to make up for a decline in domestic sales. | The company plans to close its U.S. sales unit in New York. | Our company has annual sales of a thousand million yen. | Our sales campaign is successful in a big way. | Our sales performance is just skyrocketing. | Please send your sales reps to this new account. | I talked with our sales people. | Sales of beer is at the mercy of weather. | Sales have dropped off at every big department store.
    • lexical domain: Possessions - nouns denoting possession and transfer of possession
    • synonyms of sales: gross revenue / gross sales
    • more generic word: income = the financial gain (earned or unearned) accruing over a given period of time

Alternative definition of the noun sales


  1. The activities involved in selling goods or services.
  2. See Revenues.


  1. Sales a.k.a. Sâles is a municipality in the district of Gruyère in the canton of Fribourg in Switzerland. In 2001 the municipality was created when Maules, Romanens, Rueyres-Treyfayes and Sâles merged.
  2. Sales is a municipality in the northern part of the state of São Paulo in Brazil. The population in 2004 was 9,600, the density was 20.96/km² and the area is 199.98 km². The elevation is 458 m.
  3. Sales is one of 13 parishes in the Colunga municipality, within the province and autonomous community of Asturias, in northern Spain.

There are other places with in their name, like Sales Oliveira, Château de Sales, Sales de Llierca and St Francis de Sales College.


Sales is a musical group.


"Sales" is a musical EP of Sales.

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  1. Sales: A sale is the act of selling a product or service in return for money or other compensation. Signalling completion of the prospective stage, it is the beginning of an engagement between customer and vendor or the extension of that engagement.
    • also known as 推銷員
  2. Sales: Net sales are operating revenues earned by a company for selling its products or rendering its services. Also referred to as revenue, they are reported directly on the income statement as Sales or Net sales.
    • also known as 销售收入
  3. Sales is a job title.

Phrases with Sales

Phrases starting with the word Sales:

  1. sales rep
  2. sales tax
  3. Sales Slip
  4. sales talk
  5. sales booth
  6. sales event
  7. sales floor
  8. sales force
  9. sales pitch
  10. sales staff
  11. sales ledger
  12. sales outlet
  13. sales campaign
  14. sales division
  15. sales agreement
  16. Sales Assistant
  17. Sales Associate

Phrases ending with the word Sales:

  1. E-Sales
  2. net sales
  3. gross sales

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Sales

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Google previewSales through Story (2013)

by Robert Peeples

Chapter 1 - Sales is a Dirty Word Imagine its 1954. It's a Sunday morning at about 8:30am and you have just started a fresh pot of coffee. Your Labrador retriever brings you your slippers and you step out onto your front stoop to grab the ...

Google previewThe Wedge (1999)

How to Stop Selling and Start Winning by Randy Schwantz

But sales isn't a solo sport. Sales is a contact ...

Google previewCreativity in TV & Cable Managing & Producing (1999)

by William G. Covington

Sales is a slow process requiring a tremendously patient demeanor.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Restaurant Forms (2004)

A Complete Kit of Ready-to-use Checklists, Worksheets, and Training Aids for a Successful Food Service Operation by Douglas Robert Brown

SERVER: SERVER: Total Sales: ______ Hours Worked: ______ Total # of Customers: ______ Station #: ______ Sales...

Google previewThe Blackwell Encyclopedia of Management and Encyclopedic Dictionaries, The Blackwell Encyclopedic Dictionary of Management Information Systems (1999)

by Gordon B. Davis, Gordon Bitter Davis

Sales planning identifies independent demands for the company's products/ services, such as customer orders and forecasts,

Google previewEncyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy (2009)

by James A Beverly, David Andrew Schultz

sales tax Sales taxes represent the largest single source of revenue for state and local governments, providing approximately 20 percent to total annual general revenue. Sales taxes in the United States are confined to the state and local level , ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Restaurant Training (2005)

A Complete Ready-to-use Training Program for All Positions in the Food Service Industry by Lora Arduser, Douglas Robert Brown

Alcohol sales can be a large source of revenue and a profit-maker if a restaurant has a wine and beer or liquor license. Unfortunately, in the current atmosphere, it can also be a liability. In recent years, the newspapers have been full of stories ...

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Quotes about Sales

windows eyes into a company soul
windows eyes into shifting stock sales
windows eyes into heart policy sales

(Terence George Craddock)
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Scrabble value of S1A1L1E1S1

The value of this 5-letter word is 5 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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