Definition of bestselling in English:


Line breaks: best|sell¦ing
Pronunciation: /ˌbɛs(t)ˈsɛlɪŋ


  • Selling in greater quantities than others of its kind: a bestselling novel he is also a bestselling author
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    • Readers will delight in the amazing illustrations from best-selling novels around the world.
    • The sugar goes into your bloodstream and, hey presto, another best-selling novel is closer to completion.
    • The comics have gone through a series of artists, and have proven to be best-selling graphic novels.
    very successful, very popular
    informal number-one, chart-topping, hit, smash

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