go like hot cakes

go like hot cakes
go/sell/like hot cakes phrase
to be sold very quickly in large quantities

The tickets are selling like hot cakes.

Thesaurus: to be sold or for salesynonym general words for the activity of buying and sellinghyponym
Main entry: hot cakes

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go/sell like hot ˈcakes idiom
to sell quickly or in great numbers
Main entry:hotidiom

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  • like hot cakes — adverb Quickly, especially by purchase or consumption. These new toys should sell like hot cakes …   Wiktionary

  • sell like hot cakes —    If a product is selling very well, it is selling like hot cakes.   (Dorking School Dictionary)    ***    Things that sell like hot cakes sell quickly or in large quantities.     Her books always sell like hot cakes …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • go like hot cakes — go/sell like hot cakes if things are going like hot cakes, people are buying a lot of them very fast. The book has only just been published and copies are already selling like hot cakes in both Britain and America. (often in continuous tenses) …   New idioms dictionary

  • sell like hot cakes — go/sell like hot cakes if things are going like hot cakes, people are buying a lot of them very fast. The book has only just been published and copies are already selling like hot cakes in both Britain and America. (often in continuous tenses) …   New idioms dictionary

  • sell like hot cakes — INFORMAL ► to be bought quickly and in large numbers: »With profits bonds have sold like hot cakes to older people looking for a low risk, high return for their money. Main Entry: ↑sell …   Financial and business terms

  • sell like hot cakes — If a product is selling very well, it is selling like hot cakes …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • sell like hot cakes — verb To sell fast. During a power outage, candles sell like hot cakes …   Wiktionary

  • Sell like hot cakes —   If a product is selling very well, it is selling like hot cakes …   Dictionary of English idioms

  • sell like hot cakes — ► sell like hot cakes informal be sold quickly and in large quantities. Main Entry: ↑cake …   English terms dictionary

  • sell or go like hot cakes — idi sell or go like hot cakes, to be bought, taken, or disposed of very quickly, esp. in quantity …   From formal English to slang

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