Translation of "wholesale" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective, adverb uk /ˈhəʊl.seɪl/ us /ˈhoʊl-/

of or for the selling of goods in large amounts at low prices to shops and businesses, rather than the selling of goods in shops to customers

al por mayor
wholesale prices
a wholesale supplier/business
We only sell wholesale, not to the public.
→ Compare retail noun

often disapproving (especially of something bad or too extreme) complete or affecting a lot of things, people, places, etc.

total, de modo general, de manera sistemática
wholesale changes
wholesale destruction

(Translation of “wholesale” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /ˈhəulseil/

(also adverb ) buying and selling goods on a large scale, usually from a manufacturer and to a retailer

al por mayor
a wholesale business
He buys the materials wholesale.

on a large scale

en masa, indiscriminado
the wholesale slaughter of innocent people.
wholesaler noun

a person who buys and sells goods wholesale.


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