WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
stock•job•ber  (stokjob′ər),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. Businessa stock salesperson, esp. one who sells or promotes worthless securities.
  2. British Terms, Businessa stock-exchange operator who acts as an intermediary between brokers.
stockjob′ber•y, stockjob′bing, n. 
  • stock + jobber 1620–30


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

stockjobber /ˈstɒkˌdʒɒbə/ n
  1. Brit (formerly) a wholesale dealer on a stock exchange who sold securities to brokers without transacting directly with the public
    Often shortened to: jobber
    See also market maker
  2. US derogatory a stockbroker, esp one dealing in worthless securities

ˈstockˌjobbery, ˈstockˌjobbing n



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