What is another word for trades?

196 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ tɹˈe͡ɪdz], [ tɹˈe‍ɪdz], [ t_ɹ_ˈeɪ_d_z]

Trades are fundamentally defined as the exchanging of goods and services for something of equal value. However, there are various synonyms for trades that make the concept richer and more meaningful. 'Barter,' for instance, refers to trading goods or services directly without the involvement of money, while 'commerce' suggests the exchange of goods on a larger scale. 'Merchandising' refers to selling goods, whereas 'transaction' refers to any mutual agreement between two parties that results in an exchange. 'Dealings' is another synonym for trades that often carries a connotation of secrecy or deception. The word 'negotiation' also lends itself to the world of trades, emphasizing the importance of collaboration, communication and compromise.

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Usage examples for Trades

Both the men and women ply trades which will not bear investigation or the light of day.
"Due North or Glimpses of Scandinavia and Russia"
Maturin M. Ballou
They have secured the eight hours day to fifty-two different trades without receiving a finger's help from the law, and without losing a shilling of wages.
"Contemporary Socialism"
John Rae
In the towns these unions might have distinct sections for the different trades; but in the country this subdivision was not requisite.
"Contemporary Socialism"
John Rae

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