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Variant of vendor.


(ˈvɛn dər; esp. contrastively vɛnˈdɔr)

1. a person or agency that sells.
[1585–95; < Latin venditor]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.vender - someone who promotes or exchanges goods or services for moneyvender - someone who promotes or exchanges goods or services for money
booking clerk, ticket agent - someone who sells tickets (e.g., theater seats or travel accommodations)
cosmetician - someone who sells or applies cosmetics
flower girl - a woman who sells flowers in the street
fruiterer - a person who sells fruit
cheap-jack, huckster - a seller of shoddy goods
merchandiser, merchant - a businessperson engaged in retail trade
hawker, packman, peddler, pedlar, pitchman - someone who travels about selling his wares (as on the streets or at carnivals)
selling agent - someone who sells goods (on commission) for others
dealer - a seller of illicit goods; "a dealer in stolen goods"
underseller - a seller that sells at a lower price than others do; "he went all over town looking for undersellers"


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References in classic literature ?
The street, the children, the fruit vender, the flowers growing there under her eyes, were all part and parcel of an alien world which had suddenly become antagonistic.
They had the soap company's circular from which to arrange a proper speech, and they had, what was still better, the remembrance of a certain patent-medicine vender's discourse at the Milltown Fair.
sono occupato!" The last remark was made to a vender of panoramic photographs who was approaching with a courteous smile.