Noun Definition

trade

1.Definition: a particular instance of buying or selling

"It was a package deal", "I had no further trade with him", "He's a master of the business deal"

Related Noun(s):deal

Category: General

2.Definition: an equal exchange

Related Noun(s):swap, barter, swop

Category: General

3.Definition: people who perform a particular kind of skilled work

"He represented the craft of brewers", "As they say in the trade"

Related Noun(s):craft

Category: General

4.Definition: steady winds blowing from east to west above and below the equator

"They rode the trade winds going west"

Category: General

5.Definition: the business given to a commercial establishment by its customers

Related Noun(s):patronage

Category: General

6.Definition: the commercial exchange (buying and selling on domestic or international markets) of goods and services

"Venice was an important center of trade with the East", "They are accused of conspiring to constrain trade"

Category: General

7.Definition: the skilled practice of a practical occupation

"He learned his trade as an apprentice"

Related Noun(s):craft

Category: General