Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

black marketeer

Definition of black marketeer

  1. :  a person who sells things in the black market (a system through which things are bought and sold illegally)



Word by Word Definitions

blackplay
  1. :  of the color black

    :  very dark in color

    :  having a very deep or low register

  1. :  a black pigment or dye

    :  one consisting largely of carbon

    :  the achromatic color of least lightness characteristically perceived to belong to objects that neither reflect nor transmit light

  1. :  to become black

    :  to make black

    :  to declare (as a business or industry) subject to boycott by trade-union members

marketeerplay
  1. :  a specialist in promoting or selling a product or service


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up black marketeer? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

February 9, 2016

marked by high spirits and laughter

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

image1037863653

Which of the following refers to thin, bending ice, or to the act of running over such ice?

pince-nez kittly-benders duvet spindrift
Name That Thing

10 quick questions: hear them, spell them, and see how your skills compare to the crowd.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ