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"broker" in British English

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brokernoun [C]

uk   /ˈbrəʊ.kər/  us   /ˈbroʊ.kɚ/
a ​person who ​buys and ​sellsforeignmoney, shares in ​companies, etc., for other ​people: a ​commodity/​insurance/​mortgage broker I called my broker for ​advice about ​investing in the ​stockmarket. a ​person who ​talks to ​opposingsides, ​especiallygovernments, making ​arrangements for them or ​bringingdisagreements to an end: During the ​war Wallas ​became a ​power broker in ​governmentalcircles.

brokerverb [T]

uk   /ˈbrəʊ.kər/  us   /ˈbroʊ.kɚ/
to ​arrange something such as a ​deal, ​agreement, etc. between two or more ​groups or ​countries: The ​diplomats have ​failed in ​theirattempts to broker a ​ceasefire.
(Definition of broker from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"broker" in American English

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brokernoun [C]

 us   /ˈbroʊ·kər/
a ​person who ​acts for or ​represents another in the ​buying and ​selling of ​shares in ​companies or ​protection against ​risk, or who ​arranges for the ​lending of ​money: I told my broker to ​sell the ​stock.

brokerverb [T]

 /ˈbroʊ·kər/
to ​arrange something such as a ​deal or ​agreement between two or more ​groups: He brokered a ​deal to ​buy the ​company.
(Definition of broker from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"broker" in Business English

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brokernoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈbrəʊkər/
COMMERCE, FINANCE, STOCK MARKET a ​person or a ​company that ​buys and ​sellsshares, ​bonds, ​currencies, ​insurance, etc. for other ​people or ​organizations: In all these matters, your broker will be able to ​advise you. firm of ​insurance brokers
a ​person who ​talks to ​opposingsides, especially ​governments, making ​arrangements for them or ​bringing disagreements to an end: He ​acted as a broker in the ​peacenegotiations.

brokerverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈbrəʊkər/
to ​arrange something such as a ​deal, ​agreement, etc. between two or more ​groups or countries: The ​legislature is attempting to broker a ​compromiseagreement.
(Definition of broker from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “broker”
in Spanish corredor/agente de bolsa…
in Vietnamese người môi giới…
in Malaysian broker…
in Thai นายหน้า…
in French courtier…
in German der Makler…
in Chinese (Simplified) 经纪人,掮客, (尤指政府的)中间人,调停人…
in Turkish komisyoncu, aracı, simsar…
in Russian брокер…
in Indonesian pialang…
in Chinese (Traditional) 經紀人,掮客, (尤指政府的)中間人,調停人…
in Polish makler…
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