an agent who buys or sells for a principal on a commission basis without having title to the property.
a person who functions as an intermediary between two or more parties in negotiating agreements, bargains, or the like.
to act as a broker for:
to broker the sale of a house.
to act as a broker.
an agent who, acting on behalf of a principal, buys or sells goods, securities, etc, in return for a commission: insurance broker
(formerly) short for stockbroker
a dealer in second-hand goods
to act as a broker (in)
a simple past tense of break. Nonstandard. a past participle of break. Archaic. a past participle of break. without money; penniless. bankrupt. Papermaking. paper unfit for sale; paper that is to be repulped. brokes, wool of poor quality taken from the neck and belly of sheep. go broke, to become destitute of money or possessions. […]
adjective acting as a broker noun the business of a broker Historical Examples Ainslee’s, Vol. 15, No. 6, July 1905 Various The Major Ralph Connor The Evolution of Modern Capitalism John Atkinson Hobson
a large Australian crane, Grus rubicunda, with silvery-gray plumage and a red patch on the head, noted for its elaborate courtship dance. Historical Examples Peeps At Many Lands: Australia Frank Fox noun a large grey Australian crane, Grus rubicunda, having a red-and-green head and a trumpeting call Also called Australian crane, native companion
an umbrella. Historical Examples Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 109, October 5th 1895 Various Stalky & Co. Rudyard Kipling noun (pl) -lies an informal Brit name for umbrella (sense 1) n.