1.One engaged in merchandise or commerce.The same tone insinuates itself into cognate definitions:
2.One long used in the methods of money getting; a practitioner.
1.Traffick; commerce; exchange of goods for other goods, or for money.To trade
2.Occupation; particular employment whether manual or mercantile, distinguished from the liberal arts or learned professions.
3. Instruments of any occupation.
4. Any employment not manual; habitual exercise.
1. To traffick; to deal; to hold commerce.
2. To act merely for money.
3. Having a trade wind.