noun Date: 1704 a woman who sells in a given territory, in a store, or by telephone

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  • saleswoman — sales‧wom‧an [ˈseɪlzˌwʊmən] noun saleswomen PLURALFORM [ ˌwɪmɪn] [countable] JOBS MARKETING a woman whose job is to persuade people to buy her company s products * * * saleswoman UK US /ˈseɪlzwʊmən/ noun [C] (plural saleswomen) COMMERCE,… …   Financial and business terms

  • Saleswoman — Sales wom an, n.; pl. {Saleswomen}. A woman whose occupation is to sell goods or merchandise. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • saleswoman — index dealer Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • saleswoman — 1794, from gen. of SALE (Cf. sale) + WOMAN (Cf. woman) …   Etymology dictionary

  • saleswoman — [sālz′woom΄ən] n. pl. saleswomen [sālz′wim΄ən] a woman salesclerk or sales representative …   English World dictionary

  • saleswoman — UK [ˈseɪlzˌwʊmən] / US noun [countable] Word forms saleswoman : singular saleswoman plural saleswomen UK [ˈseɪlzˌwɪmɪn] / US 1) a woman whose job is to sell the products or services of a particular company, especially by travelling to different… …   English dictionary

  • saleswoman — [[t]se͟ɪlzwʊmən[/t]] saleswomen N COUNT A saleswoman is a woman who sells things, either in a shop or directly to customers on behalf of a company …   English dictionary

  • saleswoman — /saylz woom euhn/, n., pl. saleswomen. a woman who sells goods, services, etc. [1695 1705; SALES + WOMAN] Usage. See woman. * * * …   Universalium

  • saleswoman — noun A woman whose occupation it is to sell things. Ant: salesman …   Wiktionary

  • saleswoman — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. saleslady, salesgirl, shopgirl, counter girl, vendeuse (French); see also clerk 1 , salesperson 2 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun One who sells: clerk, salesclerk, salesgirl, salesman, salesperson, seller, vender. See… …   English dictionary for students

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