Chinese English Dictionary

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拍卖 in English:

1. auction auction

I obtained the painting at an auction.
Farmers defaulting on loans had to auction off their land.
What did you buy at the auction?
I'm going to an antiques auction tomorrow to see if I can bid on any interesting items.
The unclaimed items were sold off at auction.
I have no doubt in my mind that Tom will show up at the auction.
I also, same as you, don't trust Yahoo Auction ratings.
The prices are those collectors would expect to pay at auction now.
Instead of preparing a dinner by candlelight, she put her boyfriend up for auction on eBay.
We need money so we'll probably put our antique furniture up for auction.
Imogen of the Internet is fighting six bored housewives to win an eBay auction for a bag of premium chai tea.
there are many cases in which a bank auctioning a house has to accept an extremely low offer due to the massive stocks of housing on the market, thereby failing to recoup its money
They're holding an auction of jewellery on Thursday. The painting will be sold at auction next week. The house and its contents are being put up for auction.
One of his paintings fetched more than a million dollars at auction.
I bought speaker on auction.