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saleswoman

Line breaks: sales|woman
Pronunciation: /ˈseɪlzˌwʊmən
 
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Definition of saleswoman in English:

noun (plural saleswomen)

A woman whose job involves selling or promoting commercial products: a saleswoman came out from behind the counter and asked if she could help an institutional equities saleswoman
More example sentences
  • Despite their sometimes unseemly reputation, car salesmen and saleswomen know how to sell.
  • Cashing in on the opportunity, a saleswoman was busy touting the shop's products, even offering to help the teenagers with the nail polish.
  • A travelling saleswoman for a company in Bradford, the mother-of-two has clocked up 70,000 miles over three years in her Renault Scenic company car.

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