Definition of salesman in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈsālzmən/

noun (plural salesmen)

A man whose job involves selling or promoting commercial products, either in a store or visiting locations to get orders: an insurance salesman
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  • Insurance companies in particular train their salesmen to sell policies to friends and relatives.
  • Typically, the shares of the new megabank will be sold worldwide, allowing salesmen in every corner of the globe to get a cut.
  • Somehow, it seemed that one of their salesmen was selling far more glass than any of the other members of the sales force.

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Syllabification: sales·man

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