- Buying and/or selling in a market (street market or market fair).
- 1961, Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station, Bulletin, page 16:
- The final result of the extreme seasonality of marketings of cattle and calves in Arkansas would have been an inshipment of either slaughter cattle or block beef and beef products during three quarters of the year.
- (archaic or Philippines) Shopping, going to market as a buyer.
- 1859, Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities:
- Although Miss Pross, through her long association with a French family, might have known as much of their language as of her own, if she had had a mind, she had no mind in that direction […] So her manner of marketing was to plump a noun-substantive at the head of a shopkeeper without any introduction in the nature of an article […]
- 1926, George Herriman, comic strip Us Husbands, June 12th, 1926 (reprinted in the back of Krazy & Ignatz, vol. 1922–1924, Fantagraphics, 2012, →ISBN, p. 223):
- [Wife to husband:] I'm going out to do my marketing – keep out of the kitchen, while I'm gone.
- 2022 May 14, Fr. Roger Solis, SVD, The Word in Other Words, University of San Carlos:
- We did everything from laundry to house cleaning, washing dishes to cooking, and even marketing. Since I was gifted with the skills to cook, I volunteered to help out in the kitchen and do the marketing.
- (dated) Attending market as a seller.
- Marketing was a time-consuming task for truck farming families, as the round trip could take most of the day.
- (uncountable) The promotion, distribution and selling of a product or service; the work of a marketer; includes market research and advertising.
- a bachelor's degree in marketing
- 2013 May 25, “No hiding place”, in The Economist, volume 407, number 8837, page 74:
- In America alone, people spent $170 billion on “direct marketing”—junk mail of both the physical and electronic varieties—last year. Yet of those who received unsolicited adverts through the post, only 3% bought anything as a result.
The newer sense of the gerund (promotion and distribution strategy, often across multiple markets) has largely displaced the older sense (attending street market as either buyer or seller), but readers who encounter the gerund in older texts should appreciate that the older sense was meant.
- → Catalan: màrqueting
- → French: marketing
- → German: Marketing
- → Greek: μάρκετινγκ (márketingk)
- → Hungarian: marketing
- → Italian: marketing
- → Polish: marketing
- → Portuguese: marketing
- → Romanian: marketing
- → Russian: маркетинг (marketing)
- → Serbo-Croatian: marketing
- → Spanish: marketing
- → Turkish: marketing
- → Ukrainian: маркетинг (marketynh)
- The translations below need to be checked and inserted above into the appropriate translation tables. See instructions at Wiktionary:Entry layout § Translations.
marketing m (plural marketings)
- “marketing”, in Trésor de la langue française informatisé [Digitized Treasury of the French Language], 2012.
marketing (plural marketingek)
|Inflection (stem in -e-, front unrounded harmony)|
possessive - singular
possessive - plural
|Possessive forms of marketing|
|possessor||single possession||multiple possessions|
|1st person sing.||marketingem||marketingjeim|
|2nd person sing.||marketinged||marketingjeid|
|3rd person sing.||marketingje||marketingjei|
|1st person plural||marketingünk||marketingjeink|
|2nd person plural||marketingetek||marketingjeitek|
|3rd person plural||marketingjük||marketingjeik|
- ^ Tótfalusi, István. Idegenszó-tár: Idegen szavak értelmező és etimológiai szótára (’A Storehouse of Foreign Words: an explanatory and etymological dictionary of foreign words’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2005. →ISBN
marketing m (uncountable)
- marketing (the promotion, distribution and selling of a product or service)
- marketing in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana
marketing m inan
- marketing (promotion, distribution and selling of a product or service)
- marketing in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
- marketing in Polish dictionaries at PWN
- marketing (communication and interaction with costumers)
- Synonym: (less common) mercadologia
- O setor de marketing está avaliando o público-alvo.
- The marketing department is analysing the target audience.
- (informal) promotion (the act of promoting a product or service)
- Synonym: promoção
- Fiz um marketing da nossa banda.
- I put out some promotion for our band.
marketing n (uncountable)
màrketing m (Cyrillic spelling ма̀ркетинг)
- “marketing” in Hrvatski jezični portal
marketing m (plural marketings)
According to Royal Spanish Academy (RAE) prescriptions, unadapted foreign words should be written in italics in a text printed in roman type, and vice versa, and in quotation marks in a manuscript text or when italics are not available. In practice, this RAE prescription is not always followed.
- “marketing”, in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima tercera edición, Real Academia Española, 2014