What does merchandise mean?

Definitions for merchandise
ˈmɜr tʃənˌdaɪz, -ˌdaɪs; -ˌdaɪzmer·chan·dise

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"

Wiktionary

  1. merchandise(Noun)

    Commodities offered for sale.

    good business depends on having good merchandise

    Etymology: From Anglo‐French marchaundise, from marchaunt.

  2. merchandise(Noun)

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

    Etymology: From Anglo‐French marchaundise, from marchaunt.

  3. merchandise(Verb)

    to engage in the trade of.

    Etymology: 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

    Etymology: [F. marchandise, OF. marcheandise.]

  2. Merchandise(noun)

    the act or business of trading; trade; traffic

    Etymology: [F. marchandise, OF. marcheandise.]

  3. Merchandise(verb)

    to trade; to carry on commerce

    Etymology: [F. marchandise, OF. marcheandise.]

  4. Merchandise(verb)

    to make merchandise of; to buy and sell

    Etymology: [F. marchandise, OF. marcheandise.]

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How to pronounce merchandise?

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How to say merchandise in sign language?

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Numerology

  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

Examples of merchandise in a Sentence

  1. Paul Seamus Ryan:

    Regardless of whether Kid Rock says he’s only exploring candidacy, he’s selling ‘Kid Rock for Senate’ merchandise and is a candidate under the law. This is campaign finance law 101, he can’t reasonably claim to be merely testing the waters of candidacy and thus exempt from candidate filing requirements. He is a candidate and is obligated to abide by all the rules and make the same disclosures required of everyone else running for federal office.

  2. Native American:

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

  3. Greg McBride:

    The idea that lenders are not going to pass this along to the consumer is a pipe dream, this is essentially an additional tax levied on the merchandise that will be passed on to the consumer. It is Fannie and Freddie reaching into the borrower's pockets.

  4. Chesterfield County:

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

  5. Chief Financial Officer Karen Hoguet:

    We will need to liquidate this inventory in the fourth quarter so that we can maintain the flow of fresh new merchandise.

Images & Illustrations of merchandise

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