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1. salesmanship

noun. ['ˈseɪlzmənˌʃɪp'] skill in selling; skill in persuading people to buy.

Synonyms

  • acquisition
  • accomplishment
  • attainment
  • acquirement

Antonyms

  • illiteracy

Etymology

  • -ship (English)
  • -sciepe (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • salesman (English)

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Words that Rhyme with Salesmanship

  • airship
  • ambassadorship
  • apprenticeship
  • authorship
  • battleship
  • bipartisanship
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  • blankenship
  • brinkmanship
  • brinksmanship
  • censorship
  • chairmanship
  • championship
  • citizenship
  • companionship
  • conservatorship
  • consulship
  • craftsmanship
  • craftsmanship
  • dealership

Example sentences of the word salesmanship


1. Noun, singular or mass
Take a course in sales and put your salesmanship skills to work for you.

2. Adjective
In truth, their core competence is salesmanship.

Quotes containing the word salesmanship


1. I have a doctorate degree from the School of Hard Knocks. I studied door-to-door salesmanship. This was before the doorbell was invented.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

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