noun, plural ped·lar·ies.


or ped·lar·y, ped·ler·y


noun, plural ped·dler·ies.

the business of a peddler.
peddlers' wares.

Origin of peddlery

First recorded in 1520–30; peddler + -y3 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for pedlary

Historical Examples of pedlary

  • I shall send this, as my former, by a poor man, who travels every day with pedlary matters.

    Clarissa, Volume 3 (of 9)

    Samuel Richardson