What does the word sale mean?

Usage examples for sale

  1. He had heard, he said, of a young horse for sale in the neighbourhood, and had sent to desire that it might be brought to him. – The Duke's Children by Anthony Trollope
  2. Oh, he knew them all like human friends, planned the future for each, the sale of each would be no sorrow but rather a triumph of success. – Judith of Blue Lake Ranch by Jackson Gregory