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  • 1 Trade — Trade, n. [Formerly, a path, OE. tred a footmark. See {Tread}, n. & v.] 1. A track; a trail; a way; a path; also, passage; travel; resort. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] A postern with a blind wicket there was, A common trade to pass through Priam s house …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 trade — 1 n 1 a: the business or work in which one engages regularly b: an occupation requiring manual or mechanical skill c: the persons engaged in an occupation 2: the business of buying and selling or bartering commodities 3: an act or instance of… …

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  • 3 trade — [trād] n. [ME, a track, course of action < MLowG, a track < OS trada, a trace, trail, akin to ME trede, TREAD] 1. Obs. a) a track; path b) a course; regular procedure 2. a) a means of earning one s living; occupation, work, or line of… …

    English World dictionary

  • 4 trade — n 1 Trade, craft, handicraft, art, profession are general terms which designate a pursuit followed as an occupation or means of livelihood and requiring technical knowledge and skill. Trade is applied chiefly to pursuits involving skilled manual… …

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  • 5 trade-in — ˈtrade in noun [countable, uncountable] COMMERCE a way of buying a new car, computer etc in which you give the seller your old car etc as part of the payment; = part Bre: • A dealer may accept old equipment as a trade in on a new computer. • They …

    Financial and business terms

  • 6 trade — ► NOUN 1) the buying and selling of goods and services. 2) a commercial activity of a particular kind: the tourist trade. 3) a job requiring manual skills and special training. 4) (the trade) (treated as sing. or pl. ) the people engaged in a… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7 trade-in — trade′ in n. 1) goods given in whole or, usu., part payment of a purchase: We used our old car as a trade in for the new one[/ex] 2) a business transaction involving a trade in 3) of or pertaining to the valuation of goods used in a trade in:… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 8 trade — (izg. trȇjd) m DEFINICIJA trg. trgovina, trgovanje SINTAGMA trade mark (izg. trade mȃrk) zaštitna ili trgovačka marka, žig, oznaka za robu jednog proizvođača; trade union (izg. trade jȕnion) radnički sindikat u Velikoj Britaniji, SAD u i drugim… …

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  • 9 trade-in — n AmE a used car, piece of equipment etc that you give to a seller of a new one that you are buying as part of the payment British Equivalent: part exchange ▪ Are you going to give your Ford as a trade in? trade in price/value ▪ The trade in… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 Trade — Trade, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Traded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Trading}.] 1. To barter, or to buy and sell; to be engaged in the exchange, purchase, or sale of goods, wares, merchandise, or anything else; to traffic; to bargain; to carry on commerce as a… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 Trade — Trade, v. t. To sell or exchange in commerce; to barter. [1913 Webster] They traded the persons of men. Ezek. xxvii. 13. [1913 Webster] To dicker and to swop, to trade rifles and watches. Cooper. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 trade-in — trade ins N COUNT: oft N n A trade in is an arrangement in which someone buys something such as a new car or washing machine at a reduced price by giving their old one, as well as money, in payment. ...the trade in value of the car. Syn: part… …

    English dictionary

  • 13 trade-in — ☆ trade in [trād′in΄ ] n. 1. a used car, appliance, etc. given or taken as part payment in the purchase of a new one 2. a transaction involving a trade in 3. the valuation allowed by the seller on a trade in …

    English World dictionary

  • 14 Trade — Trade, obs. imp. of {Tread}. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 15 Trade — est un thriller américano allemand de Peter Landesman réalisé par Marco Kreuzpaintner en 2007. Synopsis Quand Adriana, une jeune fille de 13 ans, est kidnappée au Mexique par des trafiquants d un réseau de prostitution, son frère Jorge entame une …

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  • 16 Trade-in — (трейд ин)[источник не указан 283 дня]  обмен бывшего в эксплуатации автомобиля на новый или другой автомобиль с пробегом[источник не указан 283 дня]. Предоставление услуги Услуга предоставляется… …

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  • 17 Trade — (engl., spr. trēd), Handel, Gewerbe; Trade Dollar, im ostasiatischen Handel die englische Bezeichnung des altspanischen Piasters und seiner Nachbildungen; vgl. auch Dollar. Trademark, Fabrikzeichen; Trades sales (spr. trēds ßēls), im englischen… …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 18 trade in — index handle (trade), sell Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 19 trade in — (something) to return something as part of a payment for something similar. I traded in my wonderful little sports car for a much more practical van. The store wouldn t give me a refund on the camera, but they offered to let me trade it in. Usage …

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  • 20 trade — [n1] buying and selling barter, business, clientele, commerce, contract, custom, customers, deal, dealing, enterprise, exchange, industry, interchange, market, merchantry, patronage, public, sales, swap, traffic, transaction, truck; concepts… …

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