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Synonyms of mercantile

Adjective


1. mercantile

usage: of or relating to the economic system of mercantilism; "mercantile theories"; "mercantile system"

2. mercantile, mercenary, moneymaking(prenominal), commercial (vs. noncommercial)

usage: profit oriented; "a commercial book"; "preached a mercantile and militant patriotism"- John Buchan; "a mercenary enterprise"; "a moneymaking business"

3. mercantile, commercial (vs. noncommercial)

usage: relating to or characteristic of trade or traders; "the mercantile North was forging ahead"- Van Wyck Brooks

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