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British English: /treɪd/
American English: /treɪd/

Translation of trade in Arabic:


  • 1 uncountable/غير معدود
    trade is bad/good
    حَرَكةُ التِجارةِ سَيِّئةٌ \ جَيِّدةٌ
    to do a good trade in soft drinks
    أَدارَ تِجارةً جَيِّدةً في المَشْروباتِ الغازيّةِ
  • 2 uncountable/غير معدود
    (sector of industry)
    the motor/book trade
    تِجارة السَيّاراتِ \ الكُتُبِ
  • 3 uncountable/غير معدود he's a carpenter by trade
    حِرْفَتُهُ النِجارةُ
    to practise/learn a trade
    مارَسَ \ تَعَلَّمَ حِرْفةً
  • 5 (American English/الإنكليزية الأمريكية)
    (of a player)

transitive verb/فعل متعد

  • 1
    (in buying and selling) (Form III) (products, commodities, stocks)
    the two sides traded hostages
    تَبادَلَ الجانِبانِ الرَهائِنَ
  • 3 (American English/الإنكليزية الأمريكية)
    (to sell) (Form I) (stem vowel = i) (a player)

intransitive verb/فعل غير متعد

  • 1
    (to buy and sell) (businesses, firms) (Form III)
    to trade in commodities
    تاجَرَ في السِلَعِ
    to trade at a profit/loss
    رَبِحَ \ خَسِرَ في تِجارَتِهِ
  • 2
    (on financial markets) (stocks, commodities)
    تَمَّ تَداوُلُهُ
    Saudi Arabian crude oil was trading at a high price
    تَمَّ تَداوُلُ النَفْطِ الخامِ من المَمْلَكةِ السَعوديّةِ بِسِعْرٍ مُرْتَفِعٍ

Phrasal verbs

trade in

1 trade [something] in, trade in [something] 2 trade in [something]
تاجَرَ في [شَيْءٍ]
(oil futures, foreign exchange)

trade off

trade [something] off against something, trade off [something] against something
وازَنَ بين [شَيْءٍ] وَشَيْءٍ
(the advantages, profits and losses)

trade up

(American English/الإنكليزية الأمريكية)
trade in

Definition of trade in:

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