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noun as in profession, work

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The world’s largest virtual currency by market capitalisation—bitcoin—is the most traded cryptocurrency in India.

From Quartz

The team didn’t do much of anything to address any of these flaws at last month’s trade deadline, under the theory that the existing talent on hand would turn it around eventually.

Home chefs are trading intel on who makes the best adobo and why Old Bay is good for more than just crab boils.

From Eater

In fact, they alienated Rodgers by trading up to draft another quarterback in the first round instead of bringing on receiving help for him.

Lehner, who was acquired by Vegas from Chicago ahead of the NHL’s trade deadline in February, has earned the majority of his team’s starts throughout the postseason.

Its graceful hotels and beautiful restaurants are totally dependent on the tourist trade.

Dance instructors run a lucrative trade offering private lessons to couples before their wedding receptions, typically the tango.

Rebels in Africa trade in children to fund their conflicts and obtain child soldiers.

The Canterbury Tales was, Strohm writes, “one of the volumes around which the new trade would organize itself.”

There was really only one good reason to maintain the embargo: Trade with Cuba strengthens the Castros.

The result of the restoration of trade, banking, and credit to earlier and more normal conditions has been steadily apparent.

The doctrine of international free trade, albeit the most conspicuous of its applications, was but one case under the general law.

But they have tied their credit system in the bonds of narrow banking laws and their trade in those of a cramping tariff.

So far we have not made great progress in securing Europe's Latin-American trade.

Soon after its cultivation began in France, Spain, and Portugal, the tobacco trade was farmed out.


On this page you'll find 149 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to trade, such as: business, commerce, contract, deal, enterprise, and exchange.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.