wholesale

Part of speech: adjective

Selling in quantity.

Part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to wholesale trade; made or done on a large scale.

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Usage examples "wholesale":

  1. The coffee- man wanted to buy tenderflops wholesale from us, but we wouldn't sell him any. - "Roy Blakeley's Camp on Wheels", Percy Keese Fitzhugh.
  2. Go into the wholesale houses, from door to door- until you find a job. - "Tales of the Road", Charles N. Crewdson.
  3. Formerly mankind dwelt in such dispersed isolation that wholesale contact of distant, diverse stocks was practically impossible. - "The Rising Tide of Color Against White World-Supremacy", Theodore Lothrop Stoddard.