a wholesale merchant, especially one selling to retailers.
a pieceworker.
(formerly) a merchant who deals in special, odd, or job lots.
a person who practices jobbery.

Origin of jobber

First recorded in 1660–70; job1 + -er1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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British Dictionary definitions for jobber



British short for stockjobber (def. 1)
a person who jobs
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Word Origin and History for jobber

"one who does odd jobs," 1706, agent noun from job.

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