telemarketing


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tel·e·mar·ket·ing

 (tĕl′ə-mär′kĭ-tĭng)
n.
The business or practice of marketing goods or services by telephone.

telemarketing

(ˈtɛlɪˌmɑːkɪtɪŋ)
n
(Commerce) another name for telesales
[C20: short for tele(phone) marketing]
ˈteleˌmarketer n

tel•e•mar•ket•ing

(ˈtɛl əˌmɑr kɪ tɪŋ)

n.
selling or advertising by telephone.
[1980–85]
tel′e•mar`ket•er, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.telemarketing - the use of the telephone as an interactive medium for promotion and salestelemarketing - the use of the telephone as an interactive medium for promotion and sales
marketing, merchandising, selling - the exchange of goods for an agreed sum of money
telephone order - receiving orders via telephone
Translations

telemarketing

[ˈtelɪmɑːkɪtɪŋ] N (Comm) → telemárketing m

telemarketing

[ˈtɛlimɑːrkɪtɪŋ] ntélémarketing m

telemarketing

nTelemarketing nt, → Telefonverkauf m
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The FTC recently learned that this particular telemarketing group has used at least three different aliases, "Peace and Quiet", "R&R Consultants" and, most recently, a name similar to our own, the "Consumer Alert Agency.
21, headlined ``Life and Death of a Con Artist,'' detailed how the Crespi High School football star lived lavishly through what investigators said was a $19 million, ``fraudulent telemarketing boiler-room'' operation.
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Interested in learning more about telemarketing schemes and scams, Altobello and nine other seniors attended a one-hour seminar Friday on fraud targeting the elderly, at the Goebel Senior Adult Center.