Definition of sell wolf tickets
- to not tell the truth. Origin: the boy who cried wolf.
You're selling wolf tickets.
- Term was used in N.Y.C. in the Seventies. It means "Talking TOUGH!" Trying to intimidate through the use of words.
He walked into our office and started selling wolf tickets.
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Other terms relating to 'sell':
|Definitions include: to convince.|
|Definitions include: to lie or tell someone something very good knowing it isn't true.|
|Definitions include: to be beaten sorely.|
|Definitions include: to sacrifice one's integrity for personal gain.|
|Definitions include: to exit a previous arrangement, change one's mind, change one's usual behavior, etc.|
|Definitions include: to vomit.|
Other terms relating to 'ticket':
|Definitions include: Not long ago, at Disney World/Land you had to purchase a book of tickets to ride the carnival rides.|
|Definitions include: a ride of excitement or great fun.|
|Definitions include: the perfect thing to have at the present moment.|
|Definitions include: toilet paper.|
|Definitions include: figuratively, something that enables an achievement.|
|Definitions include: something that satisfies a need or desire; something that "hits the spot".|
Other terms relating to 'wolf':
|Definitions include: to warn people about something that isn't true.|
|Definitions include: to defecate.|
|Definitions include: to defecate; "poop".|
|Definitions include: take a shit.|
|Definitions include: a load of feces|
|Definitions include: to eat voraciously.|
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