from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A man who is employed to sell merchandise in a store or in a designated territory.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A man whose job it is to sell things, either in a shop / store or elsewhere.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who sells anything; one whose occupation is to sell goods or merchandise.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One whose occupation is the selling of goods or merchandise.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a man salesperson
Like other defense contractors, Bell avoided the term salesman.
I won't spend my money there if the salesman is an idiot or a jerk.
But it's also true that the salesman is a quintessentially American figure, which helps account for the popularity of the Miller play.
In the film (which opens in limited release on Friday, 10/29/10), James Gandolfini plays Doug Riley, a plumbing-supply salesman from the Midwest who lives a measured, quiet life with his equally withdrawn wife, Lois (Melissa Leo).
Then, if a beef-loving cat-litter salesman is traveling to Dallas, the system can recommend a top-rated steak house where other cat-litter reps have had luck taking pet-shop owners to close deals.
OBOZO, the ulimate used car salesman is at it again.
The plan should sell itself, I always say if a salesman is trying to rush you and not give you the answers you want about his product, then beware, its probably a rip off.
How can a guy like me tell a good gun salesman from a bad one?
That salesman is so polite and such a nice person.
The main salesman the filmmakers follow, an older guy with a vacant stare, reminded me of Jack Lemmon in Glengary Glenn Ross (or better yet, Gil from The Simpsons).