Sale vs Bookstall - What's the difference?

sale | bookstall |


As nouns the difference between sale and bookstall

is that sale is (obsolete) a hall or sale can be an exchange of goods or services for currency or credit while bookstall is a table with enclosed sides, for displaying books for sale.

sale

English

Etymology 1

From (etyl) sale, sal, from (etyl) . Related also to (l), (l).

Noun

(en noun)
  • (obsolete) A hall.
  • Etymology 2

    From (etyl) sale, from (etyl) .

    Noun

    (s)
  • An exchange of goods or services for currency or credit.
  • The sale of goods at reduced prices.
  • The act of putting up for auction to the highest bidder.
  • Derived terms
    * for sale * on sale * regular sales * salesman * sales pitch
    Troponyms
    * (selling of goods at reduced prices) cut-rate sale, sales event * (act of putting up for auction to the highest bidder) auction, public sale

    Anagrams

    * ----

    bookstall

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A table with enclosed sides, for displaying books for sale.