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commercial traveller

Line breaks: com|mer¦cial trav¦el|ler

Definition of commercial traveller in English:

noun

British dated
A travelling sales representative.
Example sentences
  • They were replaced either by commercial travellers representing a single firm, with catalogues and samples, or by local, casual pedlars, who were scarcely distinguishable from vagrants.
  • He began writing while working as a commercial traveller.
  • My dad, Jack Shepherd, was what we used to call a commercial traveller and he would take me on his rounds when he was meeting customers.

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