Definition of 'bookseller'
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The company has moved a long way from its origins as an online bookseller. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Unless you go to an antiquarian bookseller. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The mystery of how to sell decent books consistently has eluded publishers and booksellers. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It has been a tough year for booksellers and publishers. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The internet has destroyed its independent booksellers and may yet destroy its large ones as well. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The roles of printer, publisher and bookseller were often combined at one time. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It is a partnership of publishers, booksellers and others interested in promoting books and reading. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Bookmakers, booksellers and publishers were divided over the likely winner. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Meanwhile, independent booksellers seem to be faring quite well on their own. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It makes it harder for the independent booksellers, who have to pay taxes and staff. Times, Sunday Times (2013)They are also committed to the books because they cannot return unsold copies, unlike high street and online booksellers. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The emphasis will be on those from independent booksellers, which will be able to sell their catalogue over the internet for the first time. Times, Sunday Times (2010)With booksellers charging publishers huge sums to appear, it's an important question. Times, Sunday Times (2008)MORE than 40,000 a week is being paid to booksellers by publishers anxious to get their books into the bestseller charts. Times, Sunday Times (2006)This is not just a virtue of online booksellers; it is an example of an entirely new economic model that is just beginning to show its power. Times, Sunday Times (2006) Online booksellers changed that. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Either way, I would not use that particular bookseller again. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Used Occasionally. bookseller is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'bookseller'
British English: bookseller NOUN
A bookseller is a person who sells books.
Definition of bookseller from the Collins English Dictionary
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