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German translation of “commerce”

commerce

noun /ˈkoməːs/
the exchange of goods between nations or people ; trade on a large scale
der Handel
He is engaged in commerce.
commercial /kəˈməːʃəl/ adjective connected with commerce
Geschäfts-…
Private cars are allowed to use this road but not commercial vehicles .
( likely to be) profitable
kaufmännisch
a commercial proposition .
paid for by advertisements
Werbe-…
commercial television .
commercialize /kəˈməːʃəlaiz/ verb ( commercialise) to try to make (something) a source of profit
vermarkten
Christmas has become commercialized .
commercialism /kəˈməːʃəlizəm/ noun
der Kommerzialismus
commercial traveller a travelling representative of a business firm .
der Handlungsreisende
(Definition of commerce from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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