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Meaning of DEALER

Pronunciation:  'deelur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a firm engaged in trading
  2. [n]  the person who distributes the playing cards in a card game
  3. [n]  the major party to a financial transaction at a stock exchange; buys and sells for his own account
  4. [n]  someone who purchases and maintains an inventory of goods to be sold
  5. [n]  a seller of illicit goods; "a dealer in stolen goods"

DEALER is a 6 letter word that starts with D.


 Synonyms: bargainer, monger, principal, trader
 See Also: art dealer, barterer, bibliopole, bibliopolist, broker-dealer, business firm, car dealer, card player, computer dealer, cutler, draper, drug dealer, drug peddler, drug trafficker, fence, financier, firm, horse trader, house, jewelry dealer, jewelry store, marketer, mercer, merchandiser, merchant, moneyman, peddler, pusher, seedman, seedsman, seller, slopseller, stamp dealer, stock trader, trafficker, truck dealer, vender, vendor



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Deal"er\, n.
1. One who deals; one who has to do, or has concern, with
   others; esp., a trader, a trafficker, a shopkeeper, a
   broker, or a merchant; as, a dealer in dry goods; a dealer
   in stocks; a retail dealer.

2. One who distributes cards to the players.

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: agent, black marketeer, bond crowd, bootlegger, broker, businessman, businesswoman, chandler, curb broker, distributor, drug pusher, floor broker, floor trader, floorman, gray marketeer, importer, jobber, Mafioso, marketer, merchandiser, merchant, middleman, monger, moonshiner, odd-lot dealer, pit man, pusher, racketeer, registered representative, regrater, retail dealer, retail merchant, retailer, salesman, sharebroker, shopkeeper, specialist, stock dealer, stockbroker, stock-exchange broker, stockjobber, storekeeper, supplier, trader, tradesman, tradeswoman, trafficker, two-dollar broker, vendor, Wall Streeter, wholesaler