- a person who jobs; esp., one who buys goods in quantity from manufacturers or importers and sells them to dealers; wholesaler; middleman
- a person who works by the job; also, one who does piecework
- Brit. a person who deals in stock-exchange securities
- An example of a jobber is a person who is paid a certain amount per car washed.
- An example of a jobber is a person who purchases mass quantities of party favors and sells them to party stores.
The definition of a jobber is a person who is paid by the job, or a wholesaler.
- One that buys merchandise from manufacturers and sells it to retailers.
- One that works by the job or by the contract.
- Chiefly British A middleman in the exchange of stocks and securities among brokers.
- (archaic) One who works by the job.
- (business) An intermediary who buys and sells merchandise.
- (US, business) A type of intermediary in the apparel industry, as well as others, who buys excess merchandise from brand owners and manufacturers, and sells to retailers at prices that are 20-70% below wholesale. Because of the negative connotations of the word "jobber," they are now referred to by the more politically-correct term - "Off-price specialists."
- (UK, finance) A market maker on the stock exchange
- (professional wrestling slang) a performer whose primary role is to lose to established talent.
- A thing (often used in a vague way to refer to something the name of which one cannot recall).
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