Definition of 'salesmanship'
Example sentences containing 'salesmanship'
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They cottoned on to the fact that this is a big international game in which trading and salesmanship are all-important long ago. WHISTLER IN THE DARK (1986)She compensated for her fading beauty, I saw, with aggressive salesmanship. DOUBTING THOMAS (1986)After salesmanship, Bunbury tried his hand at a sort of teaching. THE FIVE MILLION DOLLAR PRINCE (1986)
No one remembered the man himself, but those who knew McGinnis marveled at the Mormon's salesmanship. SKINWALKERS (1986)
Trends of 'salesmanship'
Used Rarely. salesmanship is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of salesmanship from the Collins English Dictionary
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