commercial traveller

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commercial traveller

n
(Professions) another name for travelling salesman
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.commercial traveller - a salesman who travels to call on customerscommercial traveller - 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
Translations
وَكيل تِجاري مُتَجَوِّل
obchodní cestující
handelsrejsende
kereskedelmi utazó
farandsali
obchodný cestujúci
gezici satış memuru

commercial traveller

commercial traveler (Am) nviaggiatore m or rappresentante di commercio, commesso viaggiatore

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.
References in classic literature ?
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.
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.
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.
And I call to mind a picture of a commercial traveler who is about to unroll his samples:
I was a sort of commercial traveler myself once,--years ago,--and I like to see the thing well done.
Whether for business or for pleasure, "Japan by Rail" is a 'must' for any and all American tourists, exchange students, and commercial travelers.
We are partnering with Paulding Jet Center to provide access to business and commercial travelers or those in the community that might not have otherwise even considered using their local airport as a travel gateway.
He is a past member of Knights of Columbus and United Commercial Travelers.
She was a member of the United Commercial Travelers and was an avid golfer in the Leicester and Oxford area.
She has additionally been a member of the Associated Canadian Travellers/United Commercial Travelers of America since 1989; she sat on the original 1994 board for Child Find; and she was a director of the Canadian Special Olympics in 1998.

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