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to sell: to exchange something for money, the opposite of "to buy"
To sell is transitive and intransitive.

I am trying to sell my car. I am trying to exchange my car for money.
This product sold well last month. We sold a lot of this product last month.

This is an irregular verb:
I sell / I sold / I have sold

to sell (someone) on (an idea, a concept): to convince (someone) of (an idea, a concept)
That guru is very good. He sold me on the idea of giving him all my money to build a spaceship made of gold.

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