commercial traveler

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commercial traveler

A traveling sales representative.

commer′cial trav′eler

a traveling sales representative.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.commercial traveler - a salesman who travels to call on customerscommercial traveler - a salesman who travels to call on customers
salesman - a man salesperson
spokesperson, representative, interpreter, voice - an advocate who represents someone else's policy or purpose; "the meeting was attended by spokespersons for all the major organs of government"
tallyman - one who sells goods on the installment plan
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Sitting in the corner of a third-class railway carriage, on the afternoon of the following day, Ralph made several inquiries of a commercial traveler in the opposite corner.
He lay back in his corner and forgot the commercial traveler altogether.
It is a degrading confession to make; but I remember wishing I was not so highly connected, and absolutely thinking that the life of a commercial traveler would have suited me exactly, if I had not been a poor g entleman.
I was a sort of commercial traveler myself once,--years ago,--and I like to see the thing well done.
We found accommodation (such as it was) in a river-side inn, used by ship-captains and commercial travelers.
Contrary to what one would have expected, all this radicalism did not hurt the hotel business; the radicals flocked to it, and the commercial travelers all found it diverting.
But in the end, the monopoly over ITS data that federal legislation gave to a single company effectively prevents most commercial traveler information providers and even the local public-sector partners from accessing the most valuable data from a program that was subsidized with millions of public dollars.
The programs work well together to fulfill the needs of the value-conscious commercial traveler," said Dan Spindler, senior vice president sales and marketing.
com) to experiment with the collection and archiving of performance monitoring data that will ultimately be used to measure national system performance while also using this data for commercial traveler information purposes.
The business and commercial traveler benefits from having over 3,000 hotels to choose from for their accommodations.
The site also makes it quick and easy for professionals and commercial travelers to book smoking rooms anywhere their business takes them.
During the winter months, we get mostly the locals, and government employees who are coming to town on government business, and commercial travelers.

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