dealership etymology

English word dealership comes from English -ship, English dealer

Detailed word origin of dealership

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ship English (eng) Appended to a noun to form a new noun denoting a property or state of being, time spent in a role, or a specialised union.
dealer English (eng) A particular type of stock broker or trader.. One who deals in goods, especially automobiles; a middleman.. One who peddles illicit drugs, especially to teenagers.. The person who deals the cards in a card game.
dealership English (eng) A place that sells items, especially cars.

Words with the same origin as dealership

Descendants of -ship
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