1A person who buys and sells goods, currency, or shares.
More example sentences
- 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.
dealer, merchant, buyer, seller, salesman, saleswoman, buyer and seller, marketeer, merchandiser, broker, agent;
informal runner, pusher
dated pedlar, hawker
1.1A merchant ship.