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sell like hot cakes

Definition of sell like hot cakes in English:

British informal Be sold quickly and in large quantities: T-shirts and posters are selling like hot cakes
More example sentences
  • The book, sold like hot cakes as it could quench the thirst of many people in their own language.
  • Fresh rice and urad batter is available everywhere and it sells like hot cakes.
  • Although it sold like hot cakes, the car itself wasn't the greatest thing to ever turn a wheel.
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