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Webster 1913 Edition


Trading

Trad′ing

,
Adj.
1.
Carrying on trade or commerce; engaged in trade;
as, a
trading
company
.
2.
Frequented by traders.
[R.]
“They on the trading flood.”
Milton.
3.
Venal; corrupt; jobbing;
as, a
trading
politician
.

Webster 1828 Edition


Trading

TRA'DING

,
ppr.
Trafficking; exchanging commodities by barter,or buying and selling them.
1.
a. Carrying on commerce; as a trading company.

TRA'DING

,
Noun.
The act or business of carrying on commerce.

Definition 2023


trading

trading

English

Verb

trading

  1. present participle of trade

Adjective

trading (comparative more trading, superlative most trading)

  1. Carrying on trade or commerce; engaged in trade.
    a trading company
  2. (obsolete, rare) Frequented by traders.
    • Milton
      they on the trading flood
  3. (obsolete) venal; corrupt; jobbing
    a trading politician

Noun

trading (countable and uncountable, plural tradings)

  1. The carrying on of trade.
    • Bible, Revelation
      But thy riches and thy tradings, thy merchandise, and they who trade thy traffic, shall fall into the heart of the seas []

Derived terms

Anagrams


French

Noun

trading m, f (uncountable)

  1. trading

Spanish

Noun

trading m (plural tradings)

  1. trading