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market

 
Noun market has 4 senses
  1. market, marketplace - the world of commercial activity where goods and services are bought and sold; "without competition there would be no market"; "they were driven from the marketplace"
    --1 is a kind of activity
    --1 has parts: commercial enterprise, business enterprise, business
    --1 has particulars:
     black market; buyer's market, buyers' market; gray market; seller's market, sellers' market; labor market; monopoly; monopsony; oligopoly
    Derived forms: verb market4, verb market1
  2. market, securities industry - the securities markets in the aggregate; "the market always frustrates the small investor"
    --2 is a kind of industry
    --2 has members:
     stock exchange, stock market, securities market; nondepository financial institution
    --2 has particulars:
     bear market; bull market; the City; Wall Street, the Street; money market
  3. market - the customers for a particular product or service; "before they publish any book they try to determine the size of the market for it"
    --3 is a kind of
    class, social class, socio-economic class
    --3 has particulars: black market
    Derived form: verb market1
  4. grocery store, grocery, food market, market - a marketplace where groceries are sold; "the grocery store included a meat market"
    --4 is a kind of marketplace, mart
    --4 has parts: shelf
    --4 has particulars: greengrocery; supermarket
    Derived forms: verb market2, verb market3
Verb market has 4 senses
  1. market - engage in the commercial promotion, sale, or distribution of; "The company is marketing its new line of beauty products"
    --1 is one way to
    trade, merchandise
    Derived forms: noun market3, noun market1, noun marketer1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  2. market - buy household supplies; "We go marketing every Saturday"
    --2 is one way to
    shop
    Derived form: noun market4
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s
  3. market - deal in a market
    --3 is one way to
    deal, sell, trade
    Derived forms: noun market4, noun marketing3, noun marketing1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s PP
  4. commercialize, commercialise, market - make commercial; "Some Amish people have commercialized their way of life"
    --4 is one way to change, alter, modify
    Derived forms: noun market1, noun marketing2
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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