1. noun
    a marketplace where groceries are sold; "the grocery store included a meat market"
  2. noun
    the world of commercial activity where goods and services are bought and sold; "without competition there would be no market"; "they were driven from the marketplace"
  3. verb
    make commercial; "Some Amish people have commercialized their way of life"
  4. verb
    engage in the commercial promotion, sale, or distribution of; "The company is marketing its new line of beauty products"
  5. verb
    deal in a market
  6. verb
    buy household supplies; "We go marketing every Saturday"
  7. noun
    the securities markets in the aggregate; "the market always frustrates the small investor"
  8. noun
    the customers for a particular product or service; "before they publish any book they try to determine the size of the market for it"