Origin of marketing
verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Origin of market
Synonyms for market
Examples from the Web for marketing
Contemporary Examples of marketing
It is also important to avoid using the pope as part of a marketing strategy.Pope Francis Has the Pleasure of Meeting Angelina Jolie for a Few Seconds
Barbie Latza Nadeau
January 8, 2015
There are already places like this emerging around the country, and marketing themselves this way.Will Texas Stay Texan?
December 29, 2014
Former RSD instructor Nathan Kole says he saw firsthand how this “alpha male” marketing can damage students.The Secret World of Pickup Artist Julien Blanc
December 1, 2014
For decades, toy production and marketing was increasingly gender neutral.Sexism Begins in the Toy Aisle
November 29, 2014
Marketing data from the initial field test indicated that the game was being played virtually every minute the arcade was open.‘Asteroids’ & The Dawn of the Gamer Age
November 29, 2014
Historical Examples of marketing
He was never seen by Adams people except when he made his marketing expeditions.Quaint Courtships
And then this illness came on, just when the marketing of the piece was on the cards.The Mystery of Murray Davenport
Robert Neilson Stephens
Jimmy watched her marketing with a distinct sense of admiration.People of Position
Stanley Portal Hyatt
She now did her marketing herself, so that she might be cheated as little as possible, she said.The Fat and the Thin
Or have the fruits of your marketing a flavour denied to mine?The Memorabilia
- 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
1560s, "buying and selling," verbal noun from market (v.). Meaning "produce bought at a market" is from 1701. The business sense, "process of moving goods from producer to consumer with emphasis on advertising and sales," is attested by 1897.
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.