Simple Definition of salesman
: a person (especially a man) whose job is to sell things
Full Definition of salesman
: one who sells in a given territory, in a store, or by telephone
Examples of salesman in a sentence
He was the company's best salesman last year.
<a furniture salesman followed us around the whole time we looked for a new couch>
First Known Use of salesman
SALESMAN Defined for Kids
Definition of salesman for Students
plural salesmen \-mən\
: a person who sells goods or services in a particular geographic area, in a store, or by telephone
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