英 ['mɜːtʃ(ə)ndaɪs; -z]
- n. 商品；货物
- vt. 买卖；推销
- vi. 经商
CET6+ TEM4 考 研 TOEFL CET6
- merchandise (n.)
- mid-13c., "trading, commerce;" mid-14c., "commodities of commerce, wares, articles for sale or trade," from Anglo-French marchaundise, Old French marcheandise "goods, merchandise; trade, business" (12c.), from marchaunt "merchant" (see merchant).
- merchandise (v.)
- also merchandize, "to buy and sell; to market," late 14c.; see merchant + -ize. Meaning "promote the sale of goods" is from 1926. Related: Merchandising; merchandizing.
- 1. The merchandise is reasonably priced and offers exceptionally good value.
- 2. Merchandise can now circulate freely among the EU countries.
- 3. They had shoplifted thousands of dollars' worth of merchandise.
- 4. They could sell their merchandise for quadruple the asking price.
- 5. Retailers can return defective merchandise.
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