- 1A person who buys and sells goods, currency, or shares.More example sentences
dealer, merchant, buyer, seller, salesman, saleswoman, buyer and seller, marketeer, merchandiser, broker, agent; businessman, businesswoman, business person, distributor, vendor, purveyor, supplier, trafficker; shopkeeper, retailer, wholesaler; British stockist• informal runner, pusher• dated pedlar, hawker
- Rogue traders who are selling fireworks to kids are likely to find themselves in hot water.
- Stock market traders fear that the violence may reach a level where it will disrupt world oil supplies.
- The story goes that Portuguese slave traders, watching Africans digging up some roots, asked what they were called.