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trader

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noun trad·er \ˈtrā-dər\

Simple Definition of trader

  • : a person who buys, sells, or exchanges goods

Full Definition of trader

  1. 1 :  a person whose business is buying and selling or barter: asa :  merchantb :  a person who buys and sells (as stocks or commodities futures) in search of short-term profits

  2. 2 :  a ship engaged in the coastal or foreign trade

Examples of trader

  1. She is a stock trader.

  2. early explorers and fur traders



1585

First Known Use of trader

1585



TRADER Defined for Kids

trader

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noun trad·er \ˈtrā-dər\

Definition of trader

  1. 1 :  a person who trades

  2. 2 :  a ship engaged in commerce





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