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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. trading

    A business is what one follows regularly; an occupation is what he happens at any time to be engaged in; trout-fishing may be one's occupation for a time, as a relief from business; business is ordinarily for profit, while the occupation may be a matter of learning, philanthropy, or religion. A profession implies scholarship; as, the learned professions. Pursuit is an occupation which one follows with ardor. An avocation is what calls one away from other work; a vocation or calling, that to which one is called by some special fitness or sense of duty; thus, we speak of the gospel ministry as a vocation or calling, rather than a business. Trade or trading is, in general, the exchanging of one thing for another; in the special sense, a trade is an occupation involving manual training and skilled labor; as, the ancient Jews held that every boy should learn a trade. A transaction is a single action, whether in business, diplomacy, or otherwise; affair has a similar, but lighter meaning; as, this little affair; an important transaction. The plural affairs has a distinctive meaning, including all activities where men deal with one another on any considerable scale; as, a man of affairs. A job is a piece of work viewed as a single undertaking, and ordinarily paid for as such. Trade and commerce may be used as equivalents, but trade is capable of a more limited application; we speak of the trade of a village, the commerce of a nation. Barter is the direct exchange of commodities; business, trade, and commerce are chiefly transacted by means of money, bills of exchange, etc. Business, occupation, etc., may be what one does independently; employment may be in the service of another. Work is any application of energy to secure a result, or the result thus secured; thus, we speak of the work of God. Art in the industrial sense is a system of rules and accepted methods for the accomplishment of some practical result; as, the art of printing; collectively, the arts. A craft is some occupation requiring technical skill or manual dexterity, or the persons, collectively, engaged in its exercise; as, the weaver's craft.

    Synonyms:
    affair, art, avocation, barter, business, calling, commerce, concern, craft, duty, employment, handicraft, job, occupation, profession, trade, traffic, transaction, vocation, work

    Preposition:
    The business of a druggist; in business with his father; doing business for his father; have you business with me? business in New York; business about, concerning, or in regard to certain property.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. tradingnoun

    buying or selling securities or commodities

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. tradingadjective

    Synonyms:
    commercial, mercantile

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. tradingadjective

    Synonyms:
    commercial, mercantile, venal, corrupt, jobbing

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#338art
#360shopping
#425sale
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#718trade
#722marketing
#885commercial
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#1270operating
#1435traffic
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#1924commerce
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#2650calling
#3115concern
#3294transactions
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#4241craft
#4578occupation
#6564exchanges
#6576profession
#7142circulation
#9420affair
#9497negotiation
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#10636bargaining
#11483negotiating
#13030trafficking
#27294vocation
#27332barter
#32678handicraft
#44664comercial
#50728comercio
#135964avocation

How to use trading in a sentence?

  1. Henrik Pedersen:

    We are not a very big part of the company, we're the ship-owning part of OW Bunker and Trading. And that was our biggest client, of course, but we have always been run as a separate company.

  2. Lakshheish M Patel:

    Internet connection is disrupted and brokerage firm's trading platform has been disabled for traders, it is an indication of ensuing sudden slump of stock market today within an hour or so

  3. Morgan Stanley:

    We would expect radical uncertainty about the future of the trading relationship with Europe, and enhanced domestic political risks.

  4. Josh Lipsky:

    There are alternatives, companies are able to find those other markets and trading partners and meet all those fiduciary requirements to their shareholders. They've made the decision that Russia is not worth the risk.

  5. The SFC:

    As short selling may exacerbate selling pressure, there is a general concern that the use of short selling in combination with abusive trading strategies will increase the risk of a disorderly market.


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