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com·mer·cial

 (kə-mûr′shəl)
adj.
1.
a. Of or relating to commerce: a commercial loan; a commercial attaché.
b. Engaged in commerce: a commercial trucker.
2. Relating to or being goods that are produced and distributed in large quantities.
3.
a. Having profit as a chief aim: a commercial publisher.
b. Intended for or appealing to a large audience: commercial art.
4. Sponsored by an advertiser or paid for by advertising: commercial television.
n.
An advertisement in audio or video form.

com·mer′cial·ly adv.

commercial

(kəˈmɜːʃəl)
adj
1. (Commerce) of, connected with, or engaged in commerce; mercantile
2. (Marketing) sponsored or paid for by an advertiser: commercial television.
3. (Commerce) having profit as the main aim: commercial music.
4. (Commerce) (of goods, chemicals, etc) of unrefined quality or presentation and produced in bulk for use in industry
n
(Broadcasting) a commercially sponsored advertisement on radio or television
commerciality n
comˈmercially adv

com•mer•cial

(kəˈmɜr ʃəl)

adj.
1. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of commerce.
2. produced, marketed, etc., with emphasis on salability, profit, or the like: a commercial book.
3. able or likely to yield a profit.
4. suitable for a wide popular market: commercial uses for satellites.
5. engaged in, used for, or suitable to commerce or business, esp. of a public or nonprivate nature: commercial vehicles.
6. not entirely or chemically pure: commercial soda.
7. of or designating a grade of beef between standard and utility.
8. paid for by advertisers: commercial television.
n.
9. a paid advertisement or promotional announcement on radio or television.
[1680–90]
com•mer`ci•al′i•ty, n.
com•mer′cial•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.commercial - a commercially sponsored ad on radio or televisioncommercial - a commercially sponsored ad on radio or television
ad, advert, advertisement, advertising, advertizement, advertizing - a public promotion of some product or service
infomercial, informercial - a television commercial presented in the form of a short documentary
Adj.1.commercial - connected with or engaged in or sponsored by or used in commerce or commercial enterprises; "commercial trucker"; "commercial TV"; "commercial diamonds"
noncommercial - not connected with or engaged in commercial enterprises
2.commercial - of or relating to commercialism; "a commercial attache"; "commercial paper"; "commercial law"
3.commercial - of the kind or quality used in commerce; average or inferior; "commercial grade of beef"; "commercial oxalic acid"
inferior - of low or inferior quality

commercial

adjective
1. mercantile, business, trade, trading, sales In its heyday it was a major centre of commercial activity.
2. profitable, popular, in demand, marketable, saleable Whether the project will be a commercial success is still uncertain.
3. materialistic, mercenary, profit-making, venal, monetary, exploited, pecuniary There's a feeling among a lot of people that music has become too commercial.
noun
1. advertisement, ad, advert The government has launched a campaign of television commercials and leaflets
Translations
إِعْلَانإعْلان تِجاريتِجاريمُربح تِجاريّا
комерсиален
obchodníreklamaužitkovéobchodnickýkomerční
erhvervsmæssigforretningsmæssighandels-indbringendekommerciel
mainos
reklama
kereskedelmireklám
fjármagnaîur af auglÿsanda, auglÿsinga-sjónvarp- eîa útvarpsauglÿsingvænlegurviîskipta-
コマーシャル商業の
광고 방송
komerčnýobchodníckyobchodnýreklama
gospodarskioglasposlovni
reklamfilm
โฆษณาทางทีวีหรือวิทยุ
kârlıradyo/televizyon reklâmıreklamreklâmticarî
quảng cáo trên truyền hình

commercial

[kəˈmɜːʃəl]
A. ADJcomercial
B. N (TV) (= advert) → anuncio m, spot m publicitario
C. CPD commercial art Narte m publicitario
commercial artist Ndibujante mf publicitario/a
commercial bank Nbanco m comercial, banco m mercantil
commercial break N (TV) → espacio m publicitario, pausa f publicitaria
commercial centre Ncentro m comercial
commercial college Nescuela f de secretariado
commercial law Nderecho m mercantil
commercial paper N (esp US) → efectos mpl negociables, papel m comercial
commercial property Npropiedad f comercial
commercial radio Nradio f comercial
commercial television Ntelevisión f privada
commercial traveller, commercial traveler (US) Nviajante mf (de comercio)
commercial value Nvalor m comercial
"no commercial value"sin valor comercial
commercial vehicle Nvehículo m comercial

commercial

[kəˈmɜːrʃəl]
adj
[organization] → commercial(e); [success] → commercial(e)
(= for commerce) → commercial(e)
commercial French → français m commercial
(pejorative) [film, music] → commercial(e)
n (= advert) → annonce f publicitaire, spot m (publicitaire)commercial bank nbanque f d'affairescommercial break nspot m (publicitaire)commercial exploitation n
(pejorative)exploitation f commerciale
[resource] → exploitation f commerciale

commercial

adjHandels-; custom also, ethics, trainingkaufmännisch; language, premises, vehicleGeschäfts-; production, radio, project, success, attitude, farming, whaling, fishingkommerziell; (pej) film, music etckommerziell; the commercial worlddie Geschäftswelt; of no commercial valueohne Verkaufswert; to think in commercial termskaufmännisch denken; it makes good commercial sensedas lässt sich kaufmännisch durchaus vertreten; has Christmas become too commercial?ist Weihnachten zu kommerziell geworden?
n (Rad, TV) → Werbespot m; during the commercialswährend der (Fernseh)werbung

commercial

:
commercial art
nWerbegrafik f
commercial artist
nWerbegrafiker(in) m(f)
commercial bank
nHandelsbank f
commercial break
nWerbepause f
commercial centre, (US) commercial center
commercial college
commercial court

commercial

:
commercial manager
commercial paper
commercial television
commercial traveller, (US) commmercial traveler
nHandelsvertreter(in) m(f)
commercial usage
nUsance f, → Handelsbrauch m
commercial vehicle
nNutzfahrzeug nt

commercial

[kəˈmɜːʃl]
1. adjcommerciale
the commercial world → il mondo del commercio
2. n (TV) (also commercial break) → pubblicità f inv, spot m inv (pubblicitario)

commerce

(ˈkoməːs) noun
the exchange of goods between nations or people; trade on a large scale. He is engaged in commerce.
commercial (kəˈməːʃəl) adjective
1. connected with commerce. Private cars are allowed to use this road but not commercial vehicles.
2. (likely to be) profitable. a commercial proposition.
3. paid for by advertisements. commercial television.
noun
a TV or radio advertisement. I enjoyed the play but the commercials irritated me.
commercialize, commercialise (kəˈməːʃəlaiz) verb
to try to make (something) a source of profit. Christmas has become commercialized.
commercialism (kəˈməːʃəlizəm) noun
commercial traveller
a travelling representative of a business firm.

commercial

إِعْلَان reklama kommerciel Werbespot διαφήμιση anuncio, comercial mainos publicité reklama pubblicità コマーシャル 광고 방송 commercial reklameinnslag reklama anúncio publicitário, comercial рекламный ролик reklamfilm โฆษณาทางทีวีหรือวิทยุ reklam quảng cáo trên truyền hình 电视广告
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The Boys' Home was the best hotel on our branch of the Burlington, and all the commercial travellers in that territory tried to get into Black Hawk for Sunday.
But there was something pitifully small in this old Pyncheon's mode of setting about his commercial operations; it was whispered, that, with his own hands, all beruffled as they were, he used to give change for a shilling, and would turn a half-penny twice over, to make sure that it was a good one.
In my native town of Salem, at the head of what, half a century ago, in the days of old King Derby, was a bustling wharf -- but which is now burdened with decayed wooden warehouses, and exhibits few or no symptoms of commercial life; except, perhaps, a bark or brig, half-way down its melancholy length, discharging hides; or, nearer at hand, a Nova Scotia schooner, pitching out her cargo of firewood -- at the head, I say, of this dilapidated wharf, which the tide often overflows, and along which, at the base and in the rear of the row of buildings, the track of many languid years is seen in a border of unthrifty grass -- here, with a view from its front windows adown this not very enlivening prospect, and thence across the harbour, stands a spacious edifice of brick.
The uncounted isles of all Polynesia confess the same truth, and do commercial homage to the whale-ship, that cleared the way for the missionary and the merchant, and in many cases carried the primitive missionaries to their first destinations.
In the commercial world it was a Juggernaut car; it wiped out thousands of businesses every year, it drove men to madness and suicide.
In a week or two now, cents, nickels, dimes, quarters, and half-dollars, and also a trifle of gold, would be trickling in thin but steady streams all through the commercial veins of the kingdom, and I looked to see this new blood freshen up its life.
This thing of using the common beggar's trick and the common beggar's shibboleth to put you on your liberality when you were expecting a simple straightforward commercial transaction, adds a little to your prospering sense of irritation.
I was a sort of commercial traveler myself once,--years ago,--and I like to see the thing well done.
To me it would seem only a commercial exchange, in which each wished to be benefited at the expense of the other.
So he drifted away into the misty commercial future -- as aimless, as helpless, as gentleman-like as ever.
Micawber put up, and he occupied a little room in it, partitioned off from the commercial room, and strongly flavoured with tobacco-smoke.
This friend," I pursued, "is trying to get on in commercial life, but has no money, and finds it difficult and disheartening to make a beginning.

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