Definitions of broker

  1. One who transacts business for another; an agent. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. A dealer in money, notes, bills of exchange, etc. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. A dealer in secondhand goods. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. A pimp or procurer. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. act as a broker Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. An agent employed to effect bargains and contracts, as a middleman or negotiator, between other persons, for a compensation commonly called brokerage. He takes no possession, as broker, of the subject matter of the negotiation. He generally contracts in the names of those who employ him, and not in his own. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. A dealer in drafts, notes, money, stocks, etc.; one who acts as agent to transact business for another. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  8. One who buys and sells for another on commission. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  9. One who buys and sells, especially stock or shares, for others; a dealer in secondhand household goods, clothes, &c.; a pimp. See Broke. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  10. One employed by merchants to buy and sell for them; one who deals in second-hand goods. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for broker

  1. What examination had been made or was to be made by the broker out of my presence, I do not know. – To Cuba and Back by Richard Henry Dana
  2. He raised the money somehow, perhaps from our old advances, and bought them from the broker – Cord and Creese by James de Mille