trade

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trade

noun

Definition of TRADE

1
a giving or taking of one thing of value in return for another <when the other team unexpectedly offered to hand over its top pitcher for our star shortstop, our coach agreed to the trade>
2
an occupation requiring skillful use of the hands <a youth eager to learn the trade of cabinetmaking>
Related Words skill; calling, métier (also metier), occupation, profession, vocation
3
the activity by which one regularly makes a living <writing is my trade>
Near Antonyms avocation, hobby, pursuit
4
the buying and selling of goods especially on a large scale and between different places <a bill regulating trade with that country>
5
the transfer of ownership of something from one person to another for a price <the trade of all of her holdings in the company just before the stock plunged in value immediately aroused suspicions>

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