What does the word retail mean?

Usage examples for retail

  1. That he had successfully stormed the hackling shop and found the ogre friendly was, of course, good; but already, and long before he could retail the incident, it began to lose its rare savour. – The Spinners by Eden Phillpotts
  2. There are few large retail shops that I have not entered many times, and I have conversed with both employers and employees. – Methods of Authors by Hugo Erichsen
  3. Then the magistrates tried to limit the drinks sold in these houses to beer and cider; and private individuals were warned not to sell " any sort of drink or liquor whatsoever, by retail under any color, pretence, delusion, or subtle evasion whatsoever." – Stage-coach and Tavern Days by Alice Morse Earle