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Meaning of "up-sell" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF UP-SELL

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF UP-SELL

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Up-Sell is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb up-sell in English.

WHAT DOES UP-SELL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of up-sell in the English dictionary

The definition of up-sell in the dictionary is to attempt to sell a customer.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO UP-SELL

PRESENT

Present
I up-sell
you up-sell
he/she/it up-sells
we up-sell
you up-sell
they up-sell
Present continuous
I am up-selling
you are up-selling
he/she/it is up-selling
we are up-selling
you are up-selling
they are up-selling
Present perfect
I have up-sold
you have up-sold
he/she/it has up-sold
we have up-sold
you have up-sold
they have up-sold
Present perfect continuous
I have been up-selling
you have been up-selling
he/she/it has been up-selling
we have been up-selling
you have been up-selling
they have been up-selling
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I up-sold
you up-sold
he/she/it up-sold
we up-sold
you up-sold
they up-sold
Past continuous
I was up-selling
you were up-selling
he/she/it was up-selling
we were up-selling
you were up-selling
they were up-selling
Past perfect
I had up-sold
you had up-sold
he/she/it had up-sold
we had up-sold
you had up-sold
they had up-sold
Past perfect continuous
I had been up-selling
you had been up-selling
he/she/it had been up-selling
we had been up-selling
you had been up-selling
they had been up-selling
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will up-sell
you will up-sell
he/she/it will up-sell
we will up-sell
you will up-sell
they will up-sell
Future continuous
I will be up-selling
you will be up-selling
he/she/it will be up-selling
we will be up-selling
you will be up-selling
they will be up-selling
Future perfect
I will have up-sold
you will have up-sold
he/she/it will have up-sold
we will have up-sold
you will have up-sold
they will have up-sold
Future perfect continuous
I will have been up-selling
you will have been up-selling
he/she/it will have been up-selling
we will have been up-selling
you will have been up-selling
they will have been up-selling
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would up-sell
you would up-sell
he/she/it would up-sell
we would up-sell
you would up-sell
they would up-sell
Conditional continuous
I would be up-selling
you would be up-selling
he/she/it would be up-selling
we would be up-selling
you would be up-selling
they would be up-selling
Conditional perfect
I would have up-sell
you would have up-sell
he/she/it would have up-sell
we would have up-sell
you would have up-sell
they would have up-sell
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been up-selling
you would have been up-selling
he/she/it would have been up-selling
we would have been up-selling
you would have been up-selling
they would have been up-selling
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you up-sell
we let´s up-sell
you up-sell
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to up-sell
Past participle
up-sold
Present Participle
up-selling
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE UP-SELL

up-and-down
up-and-over
up-and-under
up-and-up
up-bow
up-close
up-close-and-personal
up-current
up-do
up-draft
Up-Helly-Aa
up-itself
up-market
up-selling
up-sum
up-tempo
up-to-date
up-to-dately
up-to-dateness
up-to-the-minute

WORDS THAT END LIKE UP-SELL

agreement to sell
ainsell
Bussell
groundsell
hard sell
hard-sell
Jack Russell
Mansell
mis-sell
nainsell
outsell
oversell
presell
resell
Russell
sell
soft sell
supersell
undersell
unsell

Synonyms and antonyms of up-sell in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «up-sell» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF UP-SELL

Find out the translation of up-sell to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of up-sell from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «up-sell» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

向上销售
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

aumentar las ventas
570 millions of speakers

English

up-sell
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ऊपर बेचते हैं
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ما يصل بيع
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

вверх-продажи
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

up-sell
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আপ-বিক্রয়
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

up-sell
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Up-sell
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Up-Selling
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

アップセル
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

상향 판매
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Up-sell
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

up-bán
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அதிக லாபம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अप-विक्री
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

yukarı satış
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

up - sell
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

up-sell
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

вгору -продажу
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

up -sell
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

up - sell
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

up-verkoop
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

merförsäljning
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

oppsalg
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of up-sell

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «UP-SELL»

The term «up-sell» is regularly used and occupies the 88.738 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «UP-SELL» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «up-sell» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «up-sell» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about up-sell

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «UP-SELL»

Discover the use of up-sell in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to up-sell and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Profitable Products Weekly: Learn How To Create Several ...
There is however, one specific type of info product that I'd like to talk to you about right now, and that's up-sell products. If you didn't know before, these are products that are sold at a relatively low price to entice the customer to go out and buy ...
Liz Tomey, 2014
2
How to Sell Any Product in 21 Days Or Less
To create an up-sell we must first be clear of what an upsell is. The best known example is probably the McDonalds large frieds. McDonalds will often (almost always) try to up-sell their sale. To create an up-sell we must have something that  ...
Alexander van Dijl, 2010
3
Always Be Testing: The Complete Guide to Google Website ...
www likz omexer in rffic ril h 4 1 What to Test Here are different ideas on what you can test when thinking about up-selling/cross-selling: - Test the visibility of the up- sell/cross-sell. - Test up-sells/cross-sells on “thank you” or confirmation pages.
Bryan Eisenberg, John Quarto-vonTivadar, 2009
4
Superior Customer Service: How to Keep Customers Racing Back ...
Up-Sell. When. a customer is communicating with a customer service agent, for whatever reason, your company has an opportunity for cross-sell and up-sell. If the customer is calling to place an order, the opportunities are obvious, but the ...
Dan Blacharski, 2006
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Summary: How to Sell When Nobody's Buying - Dave Lakhani
Up-sell your clients the moment they say yes and down-sell them if they say no. Probably one of the fastest ways to build sales volume is to sell more to the people who are already buying from you. If you can make your offers so irresistible ...
BusinessNews Publishing, 2013
6
Pet Grooming Business Guide:
Up-sell Opportunity 3-The proper brush for their breed. This one is simple too. Print out a Pet Report Card that has a spot on it that says what type of brush should be used on their breed and how often they should be brushed. At checkout time ...
V.T., 2014
7
Brilliant Customer Service ePub eBook
0 Avoid being pushy by asking the customer's permission before you describe the up-sell, especially if there are several benefits to describe. - Explain the benefits of the up-sell so the customer understands the value of the extra goods or ...
Debra Stevens, 2013
8
Of Course You Can!
If you've never spent a lot of time around professional marketers or sales people, you may not be familiar with the terms “up-sell” and “cross-sell.” We'll explain how these terms apply to the Network Marketing business. Up-Sell The term ...
Steven List, Steve Thompson, 2005
9
How to Double Your Profits in Six Months Or Less
The main difference between the bump and the up-sell is that the bump is a suggestive sale that anyone can be trained to make. The up-sell generally requires a little more actual selling and therefore requires more thought and training.
Brian Kaskavalciyan, 2008
10
The Art of Influencing and Selling
The commercial rationale for trying to up-sell to a customer or a client is extremely compelling – it usually costs at least seven times more to acquire a new customer than to sell products or services to an existing one – so up-selling is also ...
Ardi Kolah, 2013

2 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «UP-SELL»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term up-sell is used in the context of the following news items.
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How to Up-Sell at Your Retail Job Without Being Pushy
You've probably dealt with pushy retail salespeople before, the ones who make you feel uncomfortable because they keep asking you to buy stuff even though ... «Lifehacker, Jun 15»
2
Verizon FiOS customer calls foul on 75 Mbps Internet upsell
The major carriers says they do not instruct their sales reps to up-sell the faster Internet speeds in this way. They say they have reviewed “tens of thousands of ... «RCR Wireless News, May 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Up-Sell [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/up-sell>. Jul 2019 ».
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