noun the privelege granted to a town of having a public market.
2. market ·noun exchange, or purchase and sale; traffic; as, a dull market; a slow market.
3. market ·vi to deal in a market; to buy or sell; to make bargains for provisions or goods.
4. market ·noun the price for which a thing is sold in a market; market price. hence: value; worth.
5. market ·noun a public place (as an open space in a town) or a large building, where a market is held; a market place or market house; ·esp., a place where provisions are sold.
6. market ·vt to expose for sale in a market; to traffic in; to sell in a market, and in an extended sense, to sell in any manner; as, most of the farmes have marketed their crops.
7. market ·noun a meeting together of people, at a stated time and place, for the purpose of traffic (as in cattle, provisions, wares, ·etc.) by private purchase and sale, and not by auction; as, a market is held in the town every week.
8. market ·noun an opportunity for selling anything; demand, as shown by price offered or obtainable; a town, region, or country, where the demand exists; as, to find a market for one's wares; there is no market for woolen cloths in that region; india is a market for english goods.