What does monger mean?

Definitions for monger
ˈmʌŋ gər, ˈmɒŋ-mon·ger

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. trader, bargainer, dealer, monger(verb)

    someone who purchases and maintains an inventory of goods to be sold

  2. peddle, monger, huckster, hawk, vend, pitch(verb)

    sell or offer for sale from place to place

Wiktionary

  1. monger(Noun)

    A dealer in a specific commodity, normally used in combination

  2. monger(Noun)

    A person promoting something undesirable, always used in combination

  3. monger(Verb)

    To sell or peddle something

Webster Dictionary

  1. Monger(noun)

    a trader; a dealer; -- now used chiefly in composition; as, fishmonger, ironmonger, newsmonger

    Etymology: [AS. mangere, fr. mangian to trade; akin to Icel. manga to trade, mangari a trader, OHG. mangari, mengari; cf. L. mango a dealer in slaves.]

  2. Monger(noun)

    a small merchant vessel

    Etymology: [AS. mangere, fr. mangian to trade; akin to Icel. manga to trade, mangari a trader, OHG. mangari, mengari; cf. L. mango a dealer in slaves.]

  3. Monger(verb)

    to deal in; to make merchandise of; to traffic in; -- used chiefly of discreditable traffic

    Etymology: [AS. mangere, fr. mangian to trade; akin to Icel. manga to trade, mangari a trader, OHG. mangari, mengari; cf. L. mango a dealer in slaves.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Monger

    mung′gėr, n. a trader: a dealer, chiefly in composition, sometimes depreciatory.—v.t. to trade in. [A.S. mangeremang, a mixture.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. monger

    A trader. (See MONKEY.)

Etymology and Origins

  1. Monger

    This word enters into various designations of the trading community, such as Fishmonger, Costermonger, being derived from the Anglo-Saxon mongere, “one who trades.”

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of monger in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of monger in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of monger in a Sentence

  1. Xie Feng:

    Do not be intimidated or misled, exploited by those with ulterior motives and in particular, do not be a rumour monger yourself, or join the anti-China forces in stigmatizing or demonizing the legislation.

  2. Lilly Singh:

    [ I feel ] a responsibility to put out positive content, there's a lot of headlines that are really scary. I think because I have such a large following, I feel a sense of responsibility to share optimism and positivity and not fear monger.

  3. Logan Bayroff:

    We find these attacks on Ammar Yasser Najjar to be disgraceful and very obviously rooted in bigotry and fear mongering, they quite clearly have no foundation in fact. They are not about policy. They are not about security. They are about trying to fear-monger on the basis of Ammar's Arab and Hispanic heritage.

Images & Illustrations of monger

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