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sales·man

 (sālz′mən)
n.
A man who is a salesperson.

salesman

(ˈseɪlzmən)
n, pl -men
1. (Commerce) Also called: saleswoman (fem), salesgirl (fem) or saleslady (fem)a person who sells merchandise or services either in a shop or by canvassing in a designated area. Gender-neutral form: salesperson
2. (Commerce) short for travelling salesman

sales•man

(ˈseɪlz mən)

n., pl. -men.
a man who sells goods, services, etc.
[1515–25]
usage: See -man.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.salesman - a man salespersonsalesman - a man salesperson      
book agent - a book salesman
pitchman - an aggressive salesman who uses a fast line of talk to sell something
sales rep, sales representative, salesperson - a person employed to represent a business and to sell its merchandise (as to customers in a store or to customers who are visited)

salesman

noun
Translations
prodavač-ka
sælgerekspedient
myyjä
prodavač
sölumaîur
セールスマン
판매원
prodajalec
säljare
พนักงานขายชาย
người đàn ông bán hàng

salesman

[ˈseɪlzmən] N (salesmen (pl)) (in shop) → dependiente m, vendedor m; (= traveller) → viajante m, representante m
a car salesmanun vendedor de coches
an insurance salesmanun representante de seguros
"Death of a Salesman""La muerte de un viajante"

salesman

[ˈseɪlzmən] n
(= sales rep) → représentant m de commerce
He's a salesman → Il est représentant.
a double-glazing salesman → un représentant en doubles vitrages
(in shop, showroom)vendeur msales manager ndirecteur/trice m/f commercial(e)

salesman

[ˈseɪlzmən] n (-men (pl)) (representative) → rappresentante m di commercio; (in shop) → commesso

sale

(seil) noun
1. the act of giving something to someone in exchange for money. the sale of a house; Sales of cars have increased.
2. in a shop etc, an offer of goods at lowered prices for a short time. I bought my dress in a sale.
3. an event at which goods are sold. an auction sale; a book sale.
ˈsaleroom noun
a room or building where public auctions are held. His furniture was taken to the saleroom.
ˈsalesman (ˈseilz-) plural ˈsalesmen feminine ˈsaleswoman (plural ˈsaleswomen), ˈsalesgirl noun
a person who sells, or shows, goods to customers in a shop etc.
ˈsalesmanship (ˈseilz-) noun
the art of persuading people to buy things.
for sale
intended to be sold. Have you any pictures for sale?
sale of work
an event at which articles usually made by members of an association are sold to raise money. a sale of work at the church.

salesman

مَنْدُوبُ الـمَبِيعات prodavač sælger Verkäufer πωλητής comercial, vendedor myyjä vendeur prodavač venditore セールスマン 판매원 verkoper selger ekspedient vendedor продавец säljare พนักงานขายชาย satıcı người đàn ông bán hàng 销售员
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Behind the hotel there was an old store building, where the salesmen opened their big trunks and spread out their samples on the counters.
On one side of the street this splendid bazaar, with a multitude of perfumed and glossy salesmen, smirking, smiling, bowing, and measuring out the goods.
Some of them were experienced workers,--butchers, salesmen, and managers from the packers' branch stores, and a few union men who had deserted from other cities; but the vast majority were "green" Negroes from the cotton districts of the far South, and they were herded into the packing plants like sheep.
The shopkeepers of the smaller sort, in Geneva, are as troublesome and persistent as are the salesmen of that monster hive in Paris, the Grands Magasins du Louvre--an establishment where ill-mannered pestering, pursuing, and insistence have been reduced to a science.
Not at all; he will find people there who, seeing the want, undertake the office of salesmen.
POLICE have urged people to be on their guard against unscrupulous door-to-door salesmen, who are reportedly targeting the elderly and vulnerable.
The Paradise Island Challenge for automobile dealerships and salesmen is now in its 10th month with a who's who list of people and companies in the auto trade all vying for the grand prize.
However, salesmen and shop owners have charged that the ministry should allow them more time to implement its decisions after the Eid rush.
He is a brilliant salesman, but good salesmen don't always make good managers.
No aspersion is intended against used-car salesmen, many of whom are honest and trustworthy, but their profession has acquired the reputation of un-trustworthiness due to the actions of a few unscrupulous salesmen in the past and it has stuck for all eternity.
HOMEOWNERS are being urged to come forward with concerns about door to door salesmen following reports of "aggressive" sales tactics.
Summary: DAMMAM: The Ministry of Labor announced that there has been an increase in the demand for Saudi saleswomen in the local market following the ministry's halting of issuing visas for salesmen at lingerie and women's accessory shops, Al-Eqtisadiah business daily reported on Friday.