What does vendor mean?

Definitions for vendor
ˈvɛn dər; esp. contrastively vɛnˈdɔrven·dor

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word vendor.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. seller, marketer, vender, vendor, traffickernoun

    someone who promotes or exchanges goods or services for money

Wiktionary

  1. vendornoun

    A person or a company that vends or sells.

  2. Etymology: From *, from venditor, from vendere, contraction of venundare, venumdare, also, as orig., two words venum dare, from venum + dare

ChatGPT

  1. vendor

    A vendor is an individual, company or entity that sells products, commodities, or services to consumers, businesses or other entities. Vendors can sell directly to consumers or to other businesses (B2B - Business to Business). They are an essential part of the supply chain, getting products from manufacturers to the end-users.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vendornoun

    a vender; a seller; the correlative of vendee

  2. Etymology: [See Vender.]

Wikidata

  1. Vendor

    A vendor, or a supplier, in a supply chain is an enterprise that contributes goods or services in a supply chain. Generally, a supply chain vendor manufactures inventory/stock items and sells them to the next link in the chain.

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British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'vendor' in Nouns Frequency: #1629

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of vendor in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of vendor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of vendor in a Sentence

  1. Josh Uretsky:

    We investigated it for a short period of time to see the scope of the Sanders campaign's exposure and then the breach was shut down presumably by the vendor, we did not gain any material benefit.

  2. John Mulligan:

    We had a very long question-and-answer session, obviously there were concerns, so we listened to those and we feel very good with where we are going with our vendor partners.

  3. Wang Baoyu:

    This store is authentic and I rode the bus for more than an hour to come here. I wouldn't dare buy one from a street vendor as I'm afraid of buying a counterfeit.

  4. Chris Murphy:

    They often play games. They often try to use threats of layoffs in order to get more money out of the Architect of the Capitol. So I think it might be time to find a vendor that's not going to use the threats of layoffs as a cajole to try to get more money.

  5. Michael Briggs:

    Our campaign months ago alerted the DNC to the fact that campaign data was being made available to other campaigns. At that time our campaign did not run to the media, relying instead on assurances from the vendor, unfortunately, yesterday, the vendor once again dropped the firewall between the campaigns for some data. After discussion with the DNC it became clear that one of our staffers accessed some modeling data from another campaign.

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