SLA

(redirected from sale)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Financial, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to sale: sail

SLA

Abbreviation for:
service level agreement, see there 
slide latex agglutination
somatomedin-like activity
surfactant-like activity
References in classic literature ?
Hence he replied that he had reasons for deferring his departure a little, and would be happy to go to the sale.
This expression was peculiarly noticeable in him at the sale, and those who had only seen him in his moods of gentle oddity or of bright enjoyment would have been struck with a contrast.
Here is a fender which at any other sale would hardly be offered with out reserve, being, as I may say, for quality of steel and quaintness of design, a kind of thing"--here Mr.
Them curls may make a hundred dollars difference in the sale of her.
A third one, on the other side, still unoccupied, was surrounded by a group, waiting the moment of sale to begin.
A little before the sale commenced, a short, broad, muscular man, in a checked shirt considerably open at the bosom, and pantaloons much the worse for dirt and wear, elbowed his way through the crowd, like one who is going actively into a business; and, coming up to the group, began to examine them systematically.
When Rawdon and his wife wished to communicate with Captain Dobbin at the sale, and to know particulars of the catastrophe which had befallen Rebecca's old acquaintances, the Captain had vanished; and such information as they got was from a stray porter or broker at the auction.
I entreat you to reflect, madame; for if you force the sale, you will lose a hundred thousand francs.
French Frank was elated by the sale, which I had bound with a twenty-dollar goldpiece.
He read, too, that Count Beist was rumored to have left for Wiesbaden, and that one need have no more gray hair, and of the sale of a light carriage, and of a young person seeking a situation; but these items of information did not give him, as usual, a quiet, ironical gratification.
I have never met that sort of paragon myself, but I have seen these paragons advertised amongst ships for sale.
But the sales were enormous, ten times as large as Tabitha Twitchit's.