seller's market

seller's market
noun
a market in which more people want to buy than want to sell
Syn: ↑sellers' market
Hypernyms: ↑market, ↑marketplace, ↑market place

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sellers’ market or seller's market noun
One in which sellers control the price, demand exceeding supply
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Main Entry:sell

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seller’s market UK US noun [singular] business
a situation in which there are more people wanting to buy a product than the amount of the product that is available, so that prices are high and people selling the product have an advantage
Thesaurus: activity of sellinghyponym

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seller's market,
an economic condition in which the demand for goods exceeds the supply of them, and prices are usually high.

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seller's (or sellers') market
an economic situation in which goods or shares are scarce and sellers can keep prices high

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noun [singular]
: a situation in which few things of the same kind are for sale, prices are high, and sellers have an advantage over buyers — opposite buyer's market

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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