Pronunciation of Commerce
/kˈɒmɜːs/, /kˈɒmɜːs/, /k_ˈɒ_m_ɜː_s/
Synonyms for commerce:
Department of Commerce
department of commerce.
trader, sale, E-Commerce.
Other synonyms and related words:
dealing, mercantile system, mercantilism, lovemaking, mating, dealings, coupling, copulation, coition, interaction, coitus, relation, patronage, avocation, E-Commerce, trading, department of commerce, congress, sale, traffic, commerce department, commercialism, duty.
Sense 1 (noun)
retailing, establishment, selling, job, posting, exchange, partnership, merchant, consortium, market, trade, concern, vocation, company, practice, corporation, interest, barter, activity, transaction, holding, labor, profession, position, business, management, negotiation, situation, livelihood, proprietorship, career, affair, specialty, station, firm, service, venture, assignment, enterprise, busy work, employment, industry, calling, commission, occupation.
buying and selling (noun)
commercialism, mercantilism, commerce department, department of commerce.
Usage examples for commerce:
- That in the middle of the room was a small Christmas candle, the one under the bed was the ordinary candle of commerce evidently roughly cut and probably cut in the room. - "The Clue of the Twisted Candle", Edgar Wallace.
- Along thy shores great cities stately stand, Sprung up beneath thy kindly welcoming hand; Proud commerce lives upon thy sweeping tide And palaces upon thy bosom glide. - "Love-or-Fame-and-Other-Poems", Sherrick, Fannie Isabel.
- But our commerce is almost ruined and the national language is no longer spoken throughout the greater part of the country. - "The Glories of Ireland", Edited by Joseph Dunn and P.J. Lennox.