noun sales·man \ˈsālz-mən\

: 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

  1. He was the company's best salesman last year.
  2. <a furniture salesman followed us around the whole time we looked for a new couch>

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SALESMAN Defined for Kids


noun sales·man \ˈsālz-mən\
plural sales·men \-mən\

Definition of SALESMAN for Kids

:  a person who sells goods or services in a particular geographic area, in a store, or by telephone


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