Definition of Trade


  • an equal exchange
    "we had no money so we had to live by barter"
  • steady winds blowing from east to west above and below the equator
    "they rode the trade winds going west"
    - trade wind
  • people who perform a particular kind of skilled work
    "he represented the craft of brewers"
    "as they say in the trade"
  • 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"
    - business deal
  • the business given to a commercial establishment by its customers
    "even before noon there was a considerable patronage"
  • the skilled practice of a practical occupation
    "he learned his trade as an apprentice"
  • 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"


  • do business
    offer for sale as for one's livelihood
    "She deals in gold"
    "The brothers sell shoes"
  • exchange or give (something) in exchange for
  • be traded at a certain price or under certain conditions
    "The stock traded around $20 a share"
  • turn in as payment or part payment for a purchase
    "trade in an old car for a new one"
    - trade in
  • engage in the trade of
    "he is merchandising telephone sets"
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Unscramble trade

53 unscramble word found using the letters trade.

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