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day trader

noun

: a person who tries to earn money by buying stocks and then selling them very quickly after they increase slightly in value

Full Definition of DAY TRADER

:  a speculator who seeks profit from the intraday fluctuation in the price of a security or commodity by completing double trades of buying and selling or selling and covering during a single session of the market
day–trade \ˈdā-ˌtrād\ noun or verb

First Known Use of DAY TRADER

1953

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