Definitions of merchandise

  1. commodities offered for sale; "good business depends on having good merchandise"; "that store offers a variety of products" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. engage in the trade of; "he is merchandising telephone sets" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  3. The objects of commerce; whatever is usually bought or sold in trade, or market, or by merchants; wares; goods; commodities. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. The act or business of trading; trade; traffic. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. To trade; to carry on commerce. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. To make merchandise of; to buy and sell. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. Goods, wares, or articles, bought and sold. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  8. The goods of a merchant: anything traded in. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  9. Goods for sale; wares. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  10. Commodities traded in by merchants. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  11. Wares, goods, or commodities bought or sold. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  12. Anything bought and sold in trade; goods; wares. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  13. All commodities which merchants usually buy and sell, whether at wholesale or retail; wares and commodities such as are ordinarily the objects of trade and commerce. But the term is never understood as including real estate, and is rarely applied to provisions such as are purchased day by day, or to such other articles as are required for immediate consumption. See Passaic Mfg. Co. v. Hoffman, 3 Daly (N. Y.) 512; Hein v. O'Connor (Tex. App.) 15 S. W. 414; Elliott v. Swartwout, 10 Pet. 137, 9 L. Ed. 373; Pickett v. State. 00 Ala. 78; The Marine City (D. C.) 6 Fed. 415. thelawdictionary.org
  14. Commodities of commerce, goods for sale. [French] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  15. n. Act or business of trading; trade; traffic; commerce;— whatever is usually bought or sold in trade; wares; goods; commodities. Cabinet Dictionary