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trades·man

 (trādz′mən)
n.
1. A man who practices a manual trade.
2. A man who is a merchant.

tradesman

(ˈtreɪdzmən)
n, pl -men
1. (Commerce) a man engaged in trade, esp a retail dealer
2. (Commerce) a skilled worker
ˈtradesˌwoman fem n

trades•man

(ˈtreɪdz mən)

n., pl. -men.
1. a person engaged in trade.
2. a worker skilled in a particular craft; artisan; craftsman.
3. Chiefly Brit. a shopkeeper.
[1590–1600]
usage: See -man.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tradesman - a merchant who owns or manages a shoptradesman - a merchant who owns or manages a shop
tradespeople - people engaged in trade
dry cleaner, cleaner - the operator of dry-cleaning establishment
florist - someone who grows and deals in flowers; "the florist made up an attractive bouquet"
hosier - a tradesman who sells hosiery and (in England) knitwear
merchandiser, merchant - a businessperson engaged in retail trade
newsagent, newsdealer, newsstand operator, newsvendor - someone who sells newspapers
tobacconist - a retail dealer in tobacco and tobacco-related articles

tradesman

noun craftsman, workman, artisan, journeyman, skilled worker I would have made a good tradesman - particularly a carpenter.

tradesman

noun
A person engaged in buying and selling:
Translations
تاجِر، صاحِب حانوتفَنِّي، مُخْتَص
kupecobchodníkodborník
fagmandhandlende
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kupec
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tradesman

[ˈtreɪdzmən] N (tradesmen (pl)) (= shopkeeper) → tendero m; (= roundsman) → repartidor m, proveedor m; (= artisan) → artesano m
tradesman's entranceentrada f de servicio

tradesman

[ˈtreɪdzmən] n
(= shopkeeper) → commerçant m
(= skilled worker) → ouvrier m qualifiétrades union n
see trade unionTrades Union Congress n association des principaux syndicats britanniquestrade surplus nexcédent m commercialtrade talks nplnégociations fpl commercialestrade union nsyndicat mtrade unionism nsyndicalisme mtrade unionist nsyndicaliste mftrade wind [ˌtreɪdˈwɪnd] nalizé m

tradesman

[ˈtreɪdzmən] n (-men (pl)) → fornitore m; (shopkeeper) → negoziante m
tradesman's entrance → ingresso per i fornitori or di servizio

trade

(treid) noun
1. the buying and selling of goods. Japan does a lot of trade with Britain.
2. (a) business, occupation, or job. He's in the jewellery trade.
verb
1. (often with in or with) to buy and sell. They made a lot of money by trading; They trade in fruit and vegetables.
2. to exchange. I traded my watch for a bicycle.
ˈtrader noun
a person who trades.
ˈtrademark, ˈtradename nouns
an officially registered mark or name belonging to a particular company, and not to be used by anyone else, that is put on all goods made by the company.
ˈtradesman (ˈtreidz-) noun
1. a shopkeeper.
2. a workman in a skilled job. My husband cannot mend the television-set – I'll have to send for a tradesman.
trade(s) union
a group of workers of the same trade who join together to bargain with employers for fair wages, better working conditions etc.
trade(s) unionist a member of a trade(s) union (noun trade(s) unionism
).
trade wind
a wind that blows towards the equator (from the north-east and south-east).
trade in to give (something) as part-payment for something else: We decided to trade in our old car and get a new one ( noun ˈtrade-in)
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