Jobber meaning

jŏbər
A person who jobs; esp., one who buys goods in quantity from manufacturers or importers and sells them to dealers; wholesaler; middleman.
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(chiefly british) A middleman in the exchange of stocks and securities among brokers.
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The definition of a jobber is a person who is paid by the job, or a wholesaler.

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.

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A person who works by the job; also, one who does piecework.
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(professional wrestling slang) A performer whose primary role is to lose to established talent.
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One that buys merchandise from manufacturers and sells it to retailers.
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(brit.) A person who deals in stock-exchange securities.
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(archaic) One who works by the job.
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(business) An intermediary who buys and sells merchandise.
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(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."
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(UK, finance) A market maker on the stock exchange.
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A thing (often used in a vague way to refer to something the name of which one cannot recall).
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One that works by the job or by the contract.
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