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English adjective: wholesale

1. wholesale ignoring distinctions

SamplesSweeping generalizations.
Wholesale destruction.




English noun: wholesale

1. wholesale (act) the selling of goods to merchants; usually in large quantities for resale to consumers

Broader (hypernym)marketing, merchandising, selling


English adverb: wholesale

1. wholesale at a wholesale price

SamplesI can sell it to you wholesale.


2. wholesale on a large scale without careful discrimination

SamplesI buy food wholesale.

Synonymsin large quantities

English verb: wholesale

1. wholesale (possession) sell in large quantities

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)sell

Domain categorycommerce, commercialism, mercantilism


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