General English

  • noun a person who buys and sells things


  • noun a person or firm that buys or sells on their own account, not on behalf of clients

Cars & Driving

  • noun a person whose business is buying and selling cars
  • abbreviationdlr


  • noun a supplier of illicit drugs. The term, imported into other English-speaking areas from the USA in the early 1960s, is a neutral one, implying someone who sells on demand without coercion. It replaced the earlier, pejorative word pusher among users themselves.