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 ?
The Boys' Home was the best hotel on our branch of the Burlington, and all the commercial travellers in that territory tried to get into Black Hawk for Sunday.
Needless to say, I refused such an unsuitable invitation, and she had the impertinence to tell me that it would broaden my ideas, and said that she had four brothers, all University men, except one who was in the army, who always made a point of talking to commercial travellers.
Ludbury is a sleepy, grassy little hole in the Eastern Counties, and the only kind of people who ever came to the `Red Fish' were occasional commercial travellers, and for the rest, the most awful people you can see, only you've never seen them.
Philip went to the Tivoli and saw Mildred with her companion, a smooth-faced young man with sleek hair and the spruce look of a commercial traveller, sitting in the second row of the stalls.
himself said frequently that although well educated in the neighbourhood of Blackheath at as high as eighty guineas which is a good deal for parents and the plate kept back too on going away but that is more a meanness than its value that he had learnt more in his first years as a commercial traveller with a large commission on the sale of an article that nobody would hear of much less buy which preceded the wine trade a long time than in the whole six years in that academy conducted by a college Bachelor, though why a Bachelor more clever than a married man I do not see and never did but pray excuse me that is not the point.
The copy was given me by a French commercial traveller.
It was started in 1899 by three commercial travellers in the USA who formed a Christian Businessmen's Association to support each other in their faith and to spread God's Word.
It was as if the collective ignorance and stupidity lay buried like some subterranean substance beneath the impassive faces of seemingly normal men, by day shopkeepers, schoolmasters, commercial travellers, policemen and the like, to emerge vaporised once they donned their little brass insignias of rank, like some stupifying nerve gas whose emission was exclusively reserved for dealings with those outside the group.
The Travel Visa Company team will provide a service for both corporate and commercial travellers, that includes personally collecting visas directly from embassies and delivering them to customers.
Riyadh enjoys high volumes of commercial travellers both
Our daily flights to Riyadh and Dammam have seen overwhelming success with business and commercial travellers alike and these extra flights are a direct result of increasing consumer demand for direct, convenient, low-cost links to the Saudi capital and Eastern Province," added Al Ghaith.
The Business Select product is designed to attract commercial travellers and provides a package of benefits such as priority airport screening, early boarding, and a welcome cocktail.

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