Translation of "trade" - English-French dictionary

trade

nountrade /treɪd/
uncountable the activity of buying and selling goods
commerce masculine

trade between different countries
le commerce entre différents pays
countable a type of industry
industrie feminine

the building trade
le bâtiment
countable a job for which you learn special manual skills
métier masculine , profession feminine

His parents encouraged him to take up a trade.
Ses parents l'ont encouragé à s'engager dans un métier.

trade

verbtrade /treɪd/
intransitive to do business
faire du commerce

a company that trades with Japan
une entreprise qui fait du commerce avec le Japon
transitive to exchange sth with sb
échanger

Will you trade your baseball for my football?
Veux-tu échanger ton baseball contre mon football ?

(Translation of “trade” from the GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

trade

noun /treid/

the buying and selling of goods

commerce
Japan does a lot of trade with Britain.

(a) business, occupation, or job

métier, profession
He’s in the jewellery trade.
trader noun

a person who trades

commerçant/-ante
a market trader
trademark nouns ( tradename)

an officially registered mark or name belonging to a particular company, and not to be used by anyone else, that is put on all goods made by the company.

marque déposée
tradesman /ˈtreidz-/ noun

a shopkeeper.

commerçant/-ante

a workman in a skilled job

spécialiste
trade(s) union

a group of workers of the same trade who join together to bargain with employers for fair wages, better working conditions etc

syndicat
Are you a member of a trade union?
trade(s) unionist (trade(s) unionism)

).

syndicaliste; syndicalisme
trade wind

a wind that blows towards the equator (from the north-east and south-east)

(vent) alizé
The trade winds keep the surface water of the Eastern Pacific cool.
trade in (trade-in)

faire reprendre; (n.) reprise

trade

verb

to exchange

échanger
I traded my watch for a bicycle.

(Translation of “trade” from the PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)