What does Merchandise mean?

Definitions for Merchandiseˈmɜr tʃənˌdaɪz, -ˌdaɪs; -ˌdaɪz

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Merchandise.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. merchandise, ware, product(verb)

    commodities offered for sale

    "good business depends on having good merchandise"; "that store offers a variety of products"

  2. trade, merchandise(verb)

    engage in the trade of

    "he is merchandising telephone sets"


  1. merchandise(Noun)

    Commodities offered for sale.

    good business depends on having good merchandise

  2. merchandise(Noun)

    A commodity offered for sale; an article of commerce; a kind of merchandise.

  3. merchandise(Verb)

    to engage in the trade of.

  4. Origin: From Anglo‐French marchaundise, from marchaunt.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Merchandise(noun)

    the objects of commerce; whatever is usually bought or sold in trade, or market, or by merchants; wares; goods; commodities

  2. Merchandise(noun)

    the act or business of trading; trade; traffic

  3. Merchandise(verb)

    to trade; to carry on commerce

  4. Merchandise(verb)

    to make merchandise of; to buy and sell

  5. Origin: [F. marchandise, OF. marcheandise.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Merchandise in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Merchandise in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Deyalitza Aray:

    We've turned into hunters of containers with spoiled merchandise.

  2. Chesterfield County:

    Getting him locked up dries up the outlet for this stolen merchandise.

  3. Native American:

    The Great Spirit, when He made earth, never intended that it should be made merchandise.

  4. Radhika Aggarwal:

    In the last few years, people were looking at gross merchandise value (when considering investment).

  5. Neli Delgado:

    Those of us girls who were new would stand at the entrance. They would show us off as if we were merchandise.

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