English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'merchant'

(noun) 
Definition
a person engaged in retail trade
Any good wine merchant would be able to advise you.
Synonyms
tradesperson
,
dealer
She is an antique dealer.
,
trader
traders at the Stock Exchange
,
broker
A bank may act as a broker bringing two companies together.
,
retailer
,
supplier
,
seller
a flower seller
,
salesman or woman or person
,
vendor
There are over four-hundred street vendors in the capital.
,
shopkeeper
a struggling shopkeeper unable to pay his rent
,
trafficker
,
wholesaler
,
purveyor
purveyors of gourmet foods

Additional synonyms

in the sense of broker
Definition
a person who deals in second-hand goods
A bank may act as a broker bringing two companies together.
Synonyms
supplier,
chandler,
wholesaler,
factor (Scottish),
tradesperson,
merchandiser
in the sense of dealer
Definition
a person or organization whose business involves buying and selling things
She is an antique dealer.
Synonyms
supplier,
wholesaler,
tradesperson,
merchandiser
in the sense of purveyor
purveyors of gourmet foods
Synonyms
retailer,
supplier,

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