verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Origin of market
Synonyms for market
Related Words for marketedadvertise, retail, display, wholesale, vend, barter, merchandise, exchange
Examples from the Web for marketed
Contemporary Examples of marketed
The region is marketed for visitors as “Aryan Valley,” and many citizens have taken to tacking on “Aryan” to their last names.The Himalayas’ Hidden Aryans
January 3, 2015
But with LSD, because it was countercultural, and because it was used as an experimental drug, it was not marketed properly.Frances McDormand on 'Olive Kitteridge,' Dropping LSD, and Her Beef With FX's 'Fargo'
September 3, 2014
You read that right, this gun is specifically made and marketed to kids.9-Year Old With an Uzi? America Is Tougher on Toys Than Guns
August 28, 2014
Too often, nowadays, jazz is marketed as though it were a kind of nutritional supplement.Jazz (The Music of Coffee and Donuts) Has Respect, But It Needs Love
June 15, 2014
If a cable show is marketed to 25- to 54-year-olds, where Leno undeniably shines, he could really succeed there.Where Does Jay Leno Go Next?
April 3, 2013
Historical Examples of marketed
Our cows must have feed, they must be milked, the milk must be marketed.Ox-Team Days on the Oregon Trail
This was the way they marketed their coal—by destroying their buffaloes.Checking the Waste
Mary Huston Gregory
The stones are marketed from Kimberley, but London dealers buy most of them.Commercial Geography
Jacques W. Redway
English wool was marketed there, and there English loans were floated.Beginnings of the American People
Carl Lotus Becker
"Not till after my grain is threshed and marketed," he replied.A Son of the Middle Border
- an event or occasion, usually held at regular intervals, at which people meet for the purpose of buying and selling merchandise
- (as modifier)market day
- to speculate on a stock exchange
- to act aggressively or unscrupulously in one's own commercial interests
verb -kets, -keting or -keted
Word Origin for market
1630s, from market (n.). Related: Marketed; marketing.
early 12c., "a meeting at a fixed time for buying and selling livestock and provisions," from Old North French market "marketplace, trade, commerce" (Old French marchiet, Modern French marché), from Latin mercatus "trading, buying and selling, trade, market" (source of Italian mercato, Spanish mercado, Dutch markt, German Markt), from past participle of mercari "to trade, deal in, buy," from merx (genitive mercis) "wares, merchandise," from Italic root *merk-, possibly from Etruscan, referring to various aspects of economics. Meaning "public building or space where markets are held" first attested mid-13c. Sense of "sales, as controlled by supply and demand" is from 1680s. Market value (1690s) first attested in writings of John Locke. Market economy is from 1948; market research is from 1921.
see corner the market; drug on the market; flea market; in the market for; on the market; play the market; price out of the market.