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[ mahr-kit ]SEE DEFINITION OF market

Synonyms for market

  • advertise
  • display
  • retail
  • barter
  • exchange
  • merchandise
  • vend
  • wholesale
  • offer for sale
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Antonyms for market

  • hide
  • buy
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MARKET

And I think he's going to whipsaw the market to a standstill this time, for sure.

It occurred to him that he could sell them at a market store in the village.

He is an old hand, who knows the market and frankly manufactures for it.

The fewer the marriageable girls, the higher their market value.

Tell briefly about the preparation of coffee for the market.

How can the quality of eggs be determined: (a) in the market?

You should well consider at the outset if for family or market use.

"He's travelin' up and down in the market," continues Faust.

And, in spite of these disturbances, business goes on briskly in the market of the wilderness.

Illusion is always in the market and can be had on easy terms.

WORD ORIGIN

early 12c., "a meeting at a fixed time for buying and selling livestock and provisions," from Old North French market "marketplace, trade, commerce" (Old French marchiet, Modern French marché), from Latin mercatus "trading, buying and selling, trade, market" (source of Italian mercato, Spanish mercado, Dutch markt, German Markt), from past participle of mercari "to trade, deal in, buy," from merx (genitive mercis) "wares, merchandise," from Italic root *merk-, possibly from Etruscan, referring to various aspects of economics. Meaning "public building or space where markets are held" first attested mid-13c. Sense of "sales, as controlled by supply and demand" is from 1680s. Market value (1690s) first attested in writings of John Locke. Market economy is from 1948; market research is from 1921.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR MARKET

audience

noungroup observing an entertainment or sporting event
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