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trad·er

 (trā′dər)
n.
1. One that trades; a dealer: a gold trader; a trader in bonds.
2. Nautical A ship employed in foreign trade.

trader

(ˈtreɪdə)
n
1. (Commerce) a person who engages in trade; dealer; merchant
2. (Nautical Terms) a vessel regularly employed in foreign or coastal trade
3. (Stock Exchange) stock exchange US a member who operates mainly on his or her own account rather than for customers' accounts
ˈtraderˌship n

trad•er

(ˈtreɪ dər)

n.
1. a merchant or businessperson.
2. a ship used in trade, esp. foreign trade.
3. a member of a stock exchange trading privately.
[1575–85]
trad′er•ship`, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.trader - someone who purchases and maintains an inventory of goods to be soldtrader - someone who purchases and maintains an inventory of goods to be sold
art dealer - a dealer in works of art requiring esthetic evaluation
barterer - a trader who exchanges goods and not money
bibliopole, bibliopolist - a dealer in secondhand books (especially rare or curious books)
cheesemonger - someone who sells cheese
barrow-boy, barrow-man, costermonger - a hawker of fruit and vegetables from a barrow
cutler - a dealer in cutlery
draper - a dealer in fabrics and sewing materials (and sometimes in clothing and drygoods)
fence - a dealer in stolen property
fishmonger, fishwife - someone who sells fish
horse trader - a hard bargainer
hardwareman, ironmonger - someone who sells hardware; "in England they call a hardwareman an ironmonger"
mercer - a dealer in textiles (especially silks)
merchandiser, merchant - a businessperson engaged in retail trade
seedman, seedsman - a dealer in seeds
slopseller, slop-seller - a dealer in cheap ready-made clothing
stamp dealer - a dealer in stamps (whose customers are stamp collectors)
stock trader - someone who buys and sells stock shares

trader

noun dealer, marketer, buyer, broker, supplier, merchant, seller, purveyor, merchandiser traders at the Stock Exchange

trader

noun
A person engaged in buying and selling:
Translations
تاجِر
-iceobchodník
handelsmand
kaupmaîur
trgovec

trader

[ˈtreɪdəʳ] Ncomerciante mf, negociante mf; (= street trader) → vendedor(a) m/f ambulante (Hist) → mercader m

trader

[ˈtreɪdər] ncommerçant(e) m/f, négociant(e) m/ftrade route nroute f de commercetrade secret nsecret m de fabrication

trader

n
(= person)Händler(in) m(f)
(= ship)Handelsschiff nt

trader

[ˈtreɪdəʳ] ncommerciante m/f

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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