Sentence Examples


  • The city has a large jobbing and retail trade.
  • It has a large wholesale and retail trade.
  • The trade of foreigners outside the gates of Hanse towns or with others than Hanseatics was forbidden in 1417, and in the Eastern towns the retail trade of strangers was strictly limited.
  • Of course the partial loss of the piece-goods trade by the shops is not a loss in aggregate trade, as they are the ultimate distributors of the made-up garments, which are probably at least as profitable to retail as calico or flannelette sold in lengths.
  • For a calico to retail at 21d., his next selling price may be 34d.