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

stockbroker

play
noun stock·bro·ker \-ˌbrō-kər\

Simple Definition of stockbroker

  • : someone whose job is to buy and sell shares of stock for other people

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of stockbroker

  1. :  a broker who executes orders to buy and sell securities and often also acts as a security dealer

stockbrokerage

play \-k(ə-)rij\ noun

stockbroking

play \-ˌbrō-kiŋ\ noun

Circa 1706

First Known Use of stockbroker

circa 1706


STOCKBROKER Defined for Kids

stockbroker

play
noun stock·bro·ker \ˈstäk-ˌbrō-kər\

Definition of stockbroker for Students

  1. :  a person who handles orders to buy and sell stocks




Learn More about stockbroker


Seen and Heard

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

WORD OF THE DAY

mysterious, holy, or spiritual

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

lavender-fields-in-france

Which of these is a synonym of caesura?

rebellion interruption torrent megillah
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

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

TAKE THE QUIZ