up for auction

*up for auction

Fig. to be sold at an auction. (*Typically: be ~; come ~; go ~; put something ~.) The old farm where I lived as a child is up for auction.
See also: auction, up
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Robbie is up against it as Caitlin and Suzie give him heat for putting The Tall Ship up for auction.
For the more expensive items - collectibles such as antique signs, coins and figurines - I turned to the eBay iSold It store to put it up for auction for me.