[ seylz-pur-suhn ]
/ ˈseɪlzˌpɜr sən /
a person who sells goods, services, etc.
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a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
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Example sentences from the Web for salesperson
Double entendre... And, I'm told, SOMEONE (salesperson on the floor, I think—not certain) got the whole thing on video.
The transaction between a customer and salesperson is not just so much money changing hands for a certain article.The Beaver, Vol. I, No. 4, January 1921|Hudson's Bay Company