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Definition of the noun retail

What does retail mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: retails

  1. the selling of goods to consumers; usually in small quantities and not for resale

Alternative definition of the noun retail


  1. The sale of goods directly to the consumer; encompassing the storefronts, mail-order, websites, etc., and the corporate mechanisms, branding, advertising, etc. that support them, which are involved in the business of selling and point-of-sale marketing retail goods to the public.
  2. [colloquial] Retail price; full price; an abbreviated expression, meaning the full suggested price of a particular good or service, before any sale, discount, or other deal.

Definition of the adjective retail

What does retail mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: more retail / retailer |

  1. Of, or relating to the sale of goods or services directly to individual consumers.

Definition of the adverb retail

What does retail mean as an attribute of something other than a noun?


  1. at a retail price
    • example: I'll sell it to you retail only
    • antonym: wholesale

Alternative definition of the adverb retail


  1. Direct to consumers, in retail quantities, or at retail prices.

Definition of the verb retail

What does retail mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: retailed | retailing | retails

  1. be sold at the retail level
    • example: These gems retail at thousands of dollars each
    • domain: commerce / commercialism / mercantilism
    • lexical domain: Stative - verbs of being, having, spatial relations
    • more generic word: sell = be sold at a certain price or in a certain way
  2. sell on the retail market

Alternative definition of the verb retail


  1. To sell at retail, or in small quantities directly to customers.
  2. To repeat or circulate (news or rumours) to others.


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  1. Retail is a syndicated comic strip distributed by King Features Syndicate. It is authored and illustrated by Norm Feuti. It made its newspaper debut on January 1, 2006, and then gained quickly in popularity following articles in The New York Times and TIME Magazine.
  2. Retail is a print ad.

Phrases with Retail

  1. retail chain
  2. retail store
  3. Retail Theft
  4. Retail therapy
  5. retail merchant
  6. Retail Pharmacy
  7. retail price index

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Retail

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Business Analytics and Optimization (2014)

by Wang, John

NEW CHALLENGES AND FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS In recent years, a number of new challenges have been raised for knowledge discovery in both traditional retail businesses and new retail businesses. The new challenges have ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Security Management (2007)

by John Fay

Moe RETAIL SECURITY SYSTEM DESIGN A large retail store or shopping center provides a unique challenge to the security system designer. Because customers, employees, and vendors are allowed relatively free access to ...

Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of Quality and the Service Economy (2015)

by Su Mi Dahlgaard-Park

Retail organizations and management concern activities to operate a business and coordinate resources to add value to the products and services sold to consumers, including store formats, retail location, variety and assortment, and pricing.

Google previewEncyclopedia of E-Commerce Development, Implementation, and Management (2016)

by Lee, In

Apparently, this problem will cause inaccuracy and unreliability of RFID data acquisition, and further result in unreliability and untrustworthiness of item-level RFID-based retail management system. Therefore, bulk item identification rate should ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Sports Management and Marketing (2011)

by Linda E. Swayne

Some retail fan shops specialize in more expensive items, such as authentic game jerseys and autographed items, while others deal exclusively in lower-priced goods. Retail fan shops can be found in a variety of locations, including ...

Google previewDictionary of Marketing Communications (2004)

by Norman A. P. Govoni

retail trading zone 185 research methodology in marketing and advertising research, a complete description of the manner in which data are to be collected for the research project at hand; key methodologies involve surveys, test markets, and ...

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Quotes about Retail

You can only cure retail but you can prevent wholesale. (Brock Chisholm)
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Scrabble value of R1E1T1A1I1L1

The value of this 6-letter word is 6 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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