wholesaler

noun whole·sal·er \ ˈhōl-ˌsā-lər \
|Updated on: 15 Jun 2018

Definition of wholesaler

: a merchant middleman who sells chiefly to retailers, other merchants, or industrial, institutional, and commercial users mainly for resale or business use

Examples of wholesaler in a Sentence

  1. a leading wholesaler in the book business

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First Known Use of wholesaler

circa 1800

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Definition of wholesaler for English Language Learners

  • : a person or company that sells things to businesses and not to individuals



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