Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “commercial traveller”

commercial traveller

noun [C] UK old-fashioned (US commercial traveler)
a person who travels to different places trying to persuade people to buy their company's products or services: Her father was a commercial traveller, an agent for building materials.
(Definition of commercial traveller from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of commercial traveller?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Word of the Day


a type of dark brown beer with a bitter taste

Word of the Day


Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More