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One that acts as an agent in the buying and selling of stocks or other securities; a broker.

stock′bro′ker·age n.
stock′brok′ing n.


(Stock Exchange) a person who buys and sells securities on a commission basis for customers. Often shortened to: broker
stockbrokerage, ˈstockˌbroking n


(ˈstɒkˌbroʊ kər)

a broker who buys and sells stocks and other securities for customers.
stock′brok`er•age (-ɪdʒ) n.
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Noun1.stockbroker - an agent in the buying and selling of stocks and bondsstockbroker - an agent in the buying and selling of stocks and bonds
broker, factor, agent - a businessman who buys or sells for another in exchange for a commission
سِمْسار الأوراق المالِيَّهسِمْسَارُ البُورْصَة
burzovní makléřmakléř
burzovni mešetar
증권 중개인
borsa tellâlıborsacı
người môi giới chứng khoán


A. Ncorredor(a) m/f de Bolsa, bolsista mf
B. CPD stockbroker belt N (Brit) → zona f residencial de los bolsistas


[ˈstɒkbrəʊkər] nagent mf de change


[ˈstɒkˌbrəʊkəʳ] nagente m di cambio


(stok) noun
1. (often in plural) a store of goods in a shop, warehouse etc. Buy while stocks last!; The tools you require are in / out of stock (= available / not available).
2. a supply of something. We bought a large stock of food for the camping trip.
3. farm animals. He would like to purchase more (live) stock.
4. (often in plural) money lent to the government or to a business company at a fixed interest. government stock; He has $20,000 in stocks and shares.
5. liquid obtained by boiling meat, bones etc and used for making soup etc.
6. the handle of a whip, rifle etc.
common; usual. stock sizes of shoes.
1. to keep a supply of for sale. Does this shop stock writing-paper?
2. to supply (a shop, farm etc) with goods, animals etc. He cannot afford to stock his farm.
ˈstockist noun
a person who stocks certain goods. These boots can be obtained from your local stockist.
stocks noun plural
1. the wooden framework upon which a ship is supported when being built, repaired etc.
2. formerly a wooden frame in which a criminal was fastened as a punishment.
ˈstockbroker noun
a person who buys and sells stocks and shares for others.
stock exchange
a place where stocks and shares are bought and sold.
stock market
a stock exchange, or the dealings on that.
ˈstockpile noun
a supply of goods or materials accumulated eg by a government in case of war or other emergency.
to accumulate (a supply of this sort).
ˌstock-ˈstill adjective, adverb
motionless. He stood absolutely stock-still.
ˈstock-taking noun
a regular check of the goods in a shop, warehouse etc.
stock up
to accumulate a supply of (something). The boys were stocking up on/with chocolate and lemonade for their walk.
take stock
to form an opinion (about a situation etc). Before you decide, give yourself time to take stock (of the situation).


سِمْسَارُ البُورْصَة burzovní makléř børsmægler Börsenmakler χρηματιστής corredor de Bolsa pörssimeklari courtier burzovni mešetar agente di cambio 株式仲買人 증권 중개인 effectenmakelaar aksjemegler makler giełdowy corretor da bolsa биржевой маклер börsmäklare นายหน้าขายหุ้น borsacı người môi giới chứng khoán 证券经纪人
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