Definition of salesperson in English:


Syllabification: sales·per·son
Pronunciation: /ˈsālzˌpərsən

noun (plural salespersons or salespeople)

  • A salesman or saleswoman (used as a neutral alternative).
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    • In the showroom John McCormack is the Principal salesman with three expert salespeople working under him.
    • Most of the top directors are totally unreachable and it's the poor salespersons or customer service departments that become front line. Of course being assertive comes with practice and confidence.
    • Not many salespersons can give the right information; many turn to the owner or the manager who has more experience.
    sales assistant, sales associate, salesman, saleswoman, seller, agent, (sales) clerk; shopkeeper, trader, merchant, retailer, dealer, peddler, hawker, hustler
    informal (sales) rep

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