Try Our Apps


The Best Internet Slang

trade association

an association of people or companies in a particular business or trade, organized to promote their common interests.
Origin of trade association
First recorded in 1925-30 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for trade association
Contemporary Examples
Historical Examples
  • He entered with heart and soul into the agitation, and gave a lecture every week in a political or trade association.

    Pelle the Conqueror, Complete Martin Anderson Nexo
British Dictionary definitions for trade association

trade association

an association of organizations in the same trade formed to further their collective interests, esp in negotiating with governments, trade unions, etc
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for trade association

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for trade

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for trade association