Synonyms
Antonyms
Etymology

1. deficit

noun. ['ˈdɛfəsət'] the property of being an amount by which something is less than expected or required.

Synonyms

  • shortfall
  • inadequacy
  • insufficiency
  • oxygen deficit
  • deficiency

Antonyms

  • sufficiency
  • abundance
  • satisfactoriness
  • ability

Etymology

  • déficit (French)
  • deficit (Latin)

Featured Games

Rhymes with Trade Deficit

Sentences with trade-deficit


1. Noun Phrase
Conversely, a country has a trade deficit when it imports more than it exports.

2. Noun Phrase
A country can have an overall trade deficit or surplus, or simply have either with a specific country.

3. Noun Phrase
A country whose firms import more foreign goods than the domestic goods they export has a trade deficit.

4. Noun Phrase
International trade financing helps exporting countries, especially in reducing trade deficit by spurring exports.

2. 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))

3. 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))

4. 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))

5. 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))

6. 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))

7. 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))

8. trade

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

Synonyms

  • sell

Antonyms

  • disbelieve
  • downtick

Etymology

  • trade (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. 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))

10. 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))
Synonym.com