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1. trade

noun. ['ˈtreɪd'] the skilled practice of a practical occupation.

Synonyms

  • auto mechanics
  • lumbering
  • plumbing
  • cobbling
  • tailoring
  • airplane mechanics
  • roofing
  • basketry
  • shingling
  • winemaking
  • dressmaking
  • piloting
  • oculism
  • upholstery
  • tanning
  • house painting
  • interior decoration
  • undertaking
  • typography
  • shoemaking
  • line of work
  • pyrotechny
  • sheet-metal work
  • mintage
  • wine making
  • pottery
  • carpentry
  • tool-and-die work
  • plumbery
  • papermaking
  • interior design
  • pyrotechnics
  • woodworking
  • mechanical drawing
  • woodwork
  • handicraft
  • electrical work
  • masonry
  • craft
  • line
  • painting
  • business
  • pilotage
  • shoe repairing
  • occupation
  • drafting

Antonyms

  • divest
  • fire
  • light-footed
  • natural object

Etymology

  • trade (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Trade

  • underplayed
  • promenade
  • metrodade
  • underpaid
  • unafraid
  • serenade
  • portrayed
  • palisade
  • overstayed
  • overplayed
  • masquerade
  • lemonade
  • downgrade
  • displayed
  • disobeyed
  • colonnade
  • brascade
  • usaid
  • upgrade
  • unswayed
  • replayed
  • prepaid
  • persuade
  • overpaid
  • mislaid
  • mcquaide
  • mcquaid
  • mcquade
  • mcglade
  • mcdaid

Example sentences of the word trade


1. Noun, singular or mass
Examine the bed for an impression, trade mark or stamp that identifies the manufacturer.

2. Verb, base form
The vast majority of people who try to trade for a living go bust.

Quotes containing the word trade


1. Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.
- H. Jackson Brown Jr., P.S. I Love You

2. Being a woman is a terribly difficult trade since it consists principally of dealings with men.
- Joseph Conrad, Chance

3. We hope that through these trade arrangements, through collaboration in training, in manpower development, and what have you, ASEAN in, say, ten years' time, will be a very different ASEAN.
- Sellapan Ramanathan

2. trade

noun. ['ˈtreɪd'] the commercial exchange (buying and selling on domestic or international markets) of goods and services.

Synonyms

  • commercialism
  • mercantilism
  • fair trade
  • free trade

Antonyms

  • straight line
  • uncover
  • nonconformity
  • noncompliance

Etymology

  • trade (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. trade

noun. ['ˈtreɪd'] the business given to a commercial establishment by its customers.

Synonyms

  • custom
  • patronage

Antonyms

  • dissuasion
  • pull
  • attract

Etymology

  • trade (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. trade

verb. ['ˈtreɪd'] turn in as payment or part payment for a purchase.

Synonyms

  • exchange
  • barter away
  • change
  • trade in

Antonyms

  • confine
  • fail
  • idle
  • integrate

Etymology

  • trade (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. trade

verb. ['ˈtreɪd'] engage in the trade of.

Synonyms

  • import
  • run
  • purchase
  • export
  • merchandise
  • arbitrage
  • sell
  • buy
  • black market
  • market

Antonyms

  • export
  • import
  • sell
  • stay

Etymology

  • trade (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. trade

noun. ['ˈtreɪd'] a particular instance of buying or selling.

Synonyms

  • transaction
  • dealing
  • dealings
  • arms deal
  • deal
  • business deal

Antonyms

  • dissuade
  • dove
  • disarrange
  • decrease

Etymology

  • trade (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. trade

verb. ['ˈtreɪd'] be traded at a certain price or under certain conditions.

Synonyms

  • sell

Antonyms

  • disbelieve
  • downtick

Etymology

  • trade (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. trade

noun. ['ˈtreɪd'] people who perform a particular kind of skilled work.

Synonyms

  • socio-economic class
  • craft
  • class
  • social class

Antonyms

  • disorganize
  • refrain
  • low
  • low pitch

Etymology

  • trade (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. trade

verb. ['ˈtreɪd'] exchange or give (something) in exchange for.

Synonyms

  • interchange
  • exchange
  • change
  • switch
  • swop

Antonyms

  • arrive
  • malfunction
  • unearned run
  • earned run

Etymology

  • trade (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. trade

noun. ['ˈtreɪd'] an equal exchange.

Synonyms

  • interchange
  • exchange
  • horse trade
  • horse trading
  • swop
  • barter

Antonyms

  • retreat
  • stay in place
  • retail
  • take

Etymology

  • trade (Middle English (1100-1500))
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