traveling salesman

noun

Definition of traveling salesman

  1. :  a traveling representative of a business concern who solicits orders usually in an assigned territory

1885

First Known Use of traveling salesman

1885


TRAVELING SALESMAN Defined for English Language Learners

traveling salesman

noun

Definition of traveling salesman for English Language Learners

  • : a person whose job is to travel to different places in a particular area and to sell products or get orders from customers


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